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higgs boson scientist and academia

The guy who discovered the Higgs boson “doubts a similar breakthrough could be achieved in today’s academic culture.” He seems to believe academia has devolved into a place where one’s “productivity” is judged based on exclusively on frequent publications. He … Continue reading

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psychopathy and empathy

BBC News report suggesting that psychopaths can selectively feel empathy. Psychopaths do not lack empathy, rather they can switch it on at will, according to new research…. The team proposes that with the right training, it could be possible to … Continue reading

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