Douwe Buwalda

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Waarom zitten je hersenen in je hoofd?

Is het niet vreemd dat al je vitale organen in je buik zitten, behalve je brein? Dit is trouwens niet alleen bij mensen zo: ook bij bijna alle andere …

Deze 100 miljoen jaar oude bloemen lijken nog maar net van de bloemist te komen

Ze zijn uitstekend bewaard gebleven en er is een kans dat we dat te danken hebben aan een T. rex. De bloemen bevonden zich 100 miljoen jaar geleden …

US president says Russian involvement in cybersecurity unit may not happen after Republican senator calls it close to ‘the dumbest idea I have ever heard’<p>Donald Trump appears to have backed away from working with Russia to create a cybersecurity unit to guard against election hacking following …

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An Artist for the Instagram Age

Is Yayoi Kusama’s new participatory-art exhibit about seeking profound experiences—or posting selfies?<p>Well before the Yayoi Kusama show opened in Washington, D.C., I heard from total strangers that I would not be able to get in. I heard about the lines, the waits, the tickets that would be released …

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Timothy Morton wants humanity to give up some of its core beliefs, from the fantasy that we can control the planet to the notion that we are ‘above’ other beings. His ideas might sound weird, but they’re catching on. By Alex Blasdel<p>A few years ago, Björk began corresponding with a philosopher whose …

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