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Humans selectively edit reality before accepting it, a review of decades of social and economic behavior shows

Knowledge is power, so the saying goes, which makes it all the more striking how determined humans are to avoid useful information. Research in psychology, economics, and sociology has, over the course of several decades, highlighted countless examples of cases where humans are apt to ignore information. 473 mots de plus

One Month In [UPDATE]


It’s been a while, but a ton has been happening!

So, I’m in Korea– finally! My last day in America came and went, I got on two planes, two airtrains, and a bus, and made the 23 hour journey to Incheon Airport and then to Wonju where I am currently residing and will be for the next four months. 1 017 mots de plus


Is Sulu Sea the New Somalia?

The MV Royal 16 (Credits to « tropic maritime images and ShipSpotting.com)

There are some foreign writers and analysts that postulate that Sulu Sea is becoming the “new Somalia”. 1 048 mots de plus


International Photo Contest

Source: Promotional materials from Alliance-Francaise, Makati


Terms commonly used in adoption.

Adoption language can be confusing at first, and it varies from person to person. I’ll lay out some of the most common for you with some explanation. 102 mots de plus


What is a Basilisk Anyways?

I think that it’s completely understandable if I say that most people don’t really know much about the basilisk. So a little background information is just the perfect thing  to start learning about this monster. 26 mots de plus

The Beginning

Extreme and unusual trends continue in 2017

In 2016, there was a record global temperature, exceptionally low sea ice, and unabated sea level rise and ocean heat, according to the World Meteorological Organisation… 8 mots de plus