Lia Barnes

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Stephen Hawking: Our Stupidity Is Still Destroying Us

“We certainly have not become less greedy or less stupid,” Hawking told Larry King.<p>Humanity is still destroying itself with its own greed and …

This Amazing Experiment Demonstrates The Duality Of The Human Brain

The human brain is one of the greatest mysteries in science. How is it possible that a three-pound hunk of gray matter is responsible for all of our … is coming soon

A New Refutation of Time: Borges on the Most Paradoxical Dimension of Existence

“Time is the substance I am made of. Time is a river which sweeps me along, but I am the river; it is a tiger which destroys me, but I am the tiger; it is a fire which consumes me, but I am the fire.”<p><i>“If our heart were large enough to love life in all its detail, we would see that every instant is</i> …


Easy Day Trips From Amsterdam

"Is it far?" I asked after my Dutch friend informed me that he'd planned for us to drive from Scheveningen to Hoorn to Amsterdam in one day. "This is …

Look Again: The day’s most compelling images from around the globe

Fascinating world views from the Forbidden City in Beijing to the coast of Lebanon<p><i>Look Again is a daily series presenting the best photographs of the previous 24 hours, curated and written by Salon's writers and editors.</i>

The Truth About People Who Brag They Don't Need Much Sleep

For most of us, skimping on sleep means feeling cranky and foggyheaded the next day, but we all have that one friend who claims she can survive—even …

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