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'From Atoms to Bits': A Brilliant Visual History of American Ideas

One night in the the spring of 1983, the scientist Kary Mullis was driving with his girlfriend along Highway 128 from Berkeley to Mendocino, …

Jurassic Park

France tracking 400 believed to be in terror sleeper cells

France is tracking hundreds of people believed to belong to possible sleeper cells for terror organizations like Al Qaeda or the Islamic State group, the country's top security official said.<p>In an interview with The Associated Press, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve laid out what has become an …

Terrorism

Your subconscious is smarter than you might think

We feel that we are in control when our brains figure out puzzles or read words, says Tom Stafford, but a new experiment shows just how much work is going on underneath the surface of our conscious minds.<p>It is a common misconception that we know our own minds. As I move around the world, walking …

Consciousness

5 common beliefs about the human brain that are actually totally false

Are you a “left brain” person or a “right brain” person? Truth is, it doesn’t really matter!<p><b>MYTH:</b> HUMANS USE ONLY 10 PERCENT OF THEIR BRAIN <b><br>FACT:</b> The 10 percent myth (sometimes elevated to 20) is mere urban legend, one perpetrated by the plot of the 2011 movie<i>Limitless</i>, which pivoted around a wonder …

The Brain