Nature gave us pain as a messaging device to tell us that we are approaching, or that we have exceeded, our limits in some way.
Why only in these circumstances do we require people to give of their selves so much for the survival of another human being, when, for instance, we place no such obligations on the rest of us for the survival of millions of humans?
On one occasion, in a hotel lobby, I strode up to what I thought was a cutout of a K-pop idol, only to find that it was a real woman, who frowned and moved away.
Eine binäre Einteilung in „neu“ und „nicht neu“ ist für eine komplexe Welt, in der Veränderung ein konstanter Zustand ist, ein massiver Nachteil.
According to a study published by a team of biologists, ant slaves trapped in their oppressors' nests covertly kill off the offspring they are left to care for in acts of rebellion that are part of an evolutionary ant "arms race".
Character demands, in other words, cannot just be stuck on to a boring and passive approach to learning or ‘self-discipline’ becomes mere compliance with authority.
To see what it measures, imagine a tiny gymnast, Jim, who circumnavigates the singularity by going around it once counterclockwise.
I have asked my husband if I am allowed these, he says that my weekly allowance for lady things is sufficent, and that "if there is any writing to be done I will do it thank you" I realised of course that he is right as in all things, and this is an unobtainable dream and I will stick to my pink crayons.
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can’t be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
Now that Apple is demanding that Samsung pull eight of its products off the shelf, my only personal interest is whether the Samsung products, once banned, will become collectors' items. Will I one day want to show my grandchild the phone that dared to mimic the iPhone?
Implementing a tool to license content under more permissive licenses than the get out of my backyard model that is “all rights reserved” (which the law defaults to, if the author doesn’t state a different intent) might bring some extra work with it, but it also allows for easy, massive contributions to the shared commons that we all on the web profit from.