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In using the same word we do not all mean the same thing…

Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday

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Found In Translation: How our understanding of language transcends languages

From the representation of individual words as concepts to collective words as sentences, there are patterns in the ways we understand language that transcend the organization of individual languages. One of the new insights emerging about human brain function … is that individual concepts have identifiable neural signatures … [and] that there is a high […]

On the Origin of Culture: A New Species of Evolution

The idea that culture is an emergent property of human interaction isn’t novel, but thinking about culture as a kind of emergent evolutionary process takes this idea to a new level. Our physical evolution has been influenced by the nature and nurture of the human body over time. As an organic system, the body is […]