Tagged: human

Artificial Intelligence: mankind’s last invention

The idea of technological singularity, and what it would mean if ordinary human intelligence were enhanced or overtaken by artificial intelligence. The idea that human history is approaching a “singularity”—that ordinary humans will someday...

How humans are turning the world into plastic

Modern life would be impossible without plastic – but we have long since lost control over our invention. Why has plastic turned into a problem and what do we know about its dangers? [Via: Kurzgesagt]

Richard Dawkins demonstrates the evolution of the eye

Evolution of the Eye When evolution skeptics want to attack Darwin’s theory, they often point to the human eye. How could something so complex, they argue, have developed through random mutations and natural selection,...

Woman kills 10 and serves corpse at BBQ

An Indiana woman who injected her husband with a lethal dose of heroin before smothering him with a pillow may be responsible for nine other deaths — and is suspected of serving her lover’s...

Les Rois des Animaux

Les tigres tuent les belles panthères Les poules zigouillent les vers de terre Les lions massacrent les jolies gazelles les chats dépouillent les oiseaux de leurs ailes Mais de tous les animaux, c’est qui...

Not your usual tuna recipe

Did you know that Myopia (nearsightedness) and Hyperopia (farsightedness) result from structural abnormalities of the eyeball. In practice, 99% of refractive problems are related to eyeball shape (either too long or too short). Via Human...