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How Much of a Cat Are You?

How much DNA do you share with your cat?

From Ancient Myths to Superhero Comics

From ancient myths to superhero comics

Do You Need a Big Brain to Be Intelligent?

The answer is more complicated than you might think

Can You Tell Rembrandt From AI?

Today, algorithms compete with great art and literature

What’s the Story With Fashion

When did humans start wearing clothes, and why?

The Stones That Made Us

Toolmaking gave us more than you might think

How Many Human Species Exist Today?

Believe it or not, there are ghosts in our DNA

Screen Lock: Executive Decision

What if the climate catastrophe could be averted, and all that’s needed is some sand from the moon?

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Stalking people from your past on social media can bring about uncanny results

You Are Not Atlas Carrying the World on Your Shoulder

What’s the missing word in Shiva’s quote?

Can You Spot the Human Embryo?

This may prove much more difficult than you think

Brave New World of Immortality

From radical life extension to simulated minds: will we live forever?

What is the Opposite of Nature?

What’s the missing word in Fuller’s quote?

The One Thing You Can’t Ignore

What’s the missing word in Heinlein’s quote?

Hanna Arendt’s Dangerous Enterprise

What’s the missing word in Arendt’s quote?

The Highest Forms of Understanding

What’s the missing word in Feynman’s quote?

The Single Greatest Constant of History

What’s the missing word in Harari’s quote?

The Greatest Danger to Our Future

What’s the missing word in Goodall’s quote?

The Ocean Doesn’t Have to Be Dirty

What’s the missing word in Gandhi’s quote?

What Is the Universe Made of?

What’s the missing word in Rukeyser’s quote?

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