Scientists at the University of Texas have implicated a type of cellular stress for the first time as a player in Alzheimer’s disease. And their discovery could lead to treatments for more than 20 human
It took Claude Shannon about a decade to fully formulate his seminal theory of information. He first flirted with the idea of establishing a common foundation for the many information technologies of day
Self-awareness is like great sex: everyone thinks they have a ton of it, but in reality no one knows what the fuck they’re doing. The fact is that the majority of our thoughts and actions are on autopilot.
This winter warmer will swallow up your leftover Christmas cheese, but should you start with shallots and use chicken stock? And does it need double cream? So entrenched is broccoli and stilton in my of
The human brain is capable of incredible things, but it's also extremely flawed at times. Science has shown that we tend to make all sorts of mental mistakes, called "cognitive biases", that can affect
Here’s the newest guide for learning about cognitive biases and debugging your brain. The human brain has been sculpted over the course of millions of years of evolution, so you’d think it’s been debugged