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The Evolutionary Argument Against Reality

The cognitive scientist Donald Hoffman uses evolutionary game theory to show that our perceptions of an independent reality must be illusions.<p>As we …

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Unconscious Memories Hide In the Brain but Can Be Retrieved

Unconscious fear-related memories can remain totally hidden from your conscious mind, yet they still have the ability to dramatically affect everyday …

Neuroscience

How To Drink In College Without Ruining Your Life Or Liver

Clear eyes, full stomachs, can booze. Safely.<p>College is a wonderful time of self-discovery and reading Emily Dickinson on the quad. Also, for some, guzzling Franzia straight from the bag and shotgunning Natty Light in a frat basement.<p>It’s been happening on campuses across the country since way …

The Only 6 Content Marketing Steps You Need This Year

The use of content marketing has established itself as one of the most dominant ways to increase customer population in today's market.<p>There's no substitute for it, and no valid excuse for not using it. Content marketing works for all demographics when handled correctly.<p>Image Credit: Flickr, …

Scientists find the brain’s missing ‘pipes’

“Throw out the textbooks” and “missing link” are words rarely heard anymore in science, but that’s what researchers around the world are saying about the recent discovery of microscopic lymphatic vessels connecting the brain to the immune system.<p>That physical link was long thought absent, …