Hank Davis argues that non-human animals are a lot smarter, and less ‘reflexive’ or ‘instinct-based’ than most people think. “I’m not suggesting you can engage your dog in intelligent conversation (although I believe you’ve got a better chance with your dog than with your cat). Kidding aside, there is a wealth of psychological research and opinion about just how advanced the cognitive abilities of many species really are. …Here’s the other side of the coin, and it’s a necessary part if you want the whole coin. Maybe we humans are not as smart as we think. Maybe we’re a bit more reflexive or “instinct-based” than we’d like to believe.
Because the milk was thin and had an unnatural, bluish tint, vendors stirred in additives such as chalk, flour, eggs, and Plaster-of-Paris.
Huge shifts in the workforce demand real-world changes in management practices; “command-and-control” no longer cuts it.
"When Harry Met Sally" lied to you.
Humanity is never fully in control of its creations. This lesson from Mary Shelley has remained relevant for over 200 years.
There are issues with Kinsey's data, but his books revolutionized Americans' thinking about sex and sexuality.