Claustrum and consciousness (IM 791)

Francis Crick and his colleague Christof Koch studied consciousness by focusing on the function of obscure structure called claustrum. The claustrum is a thin sheet of cells underlying in the insular cortex of human brain, one on each hemisphere. The main function of claustrum is still uncertain but the structural and functional streamlining might ensure…

What exactly is happiness? (IM 606)

Some researcher argue that happiness depends on one and one thing only – pleasant sensation in our body. It doesn’t depend on objective condition like health, wealth or even prestige. Rather it depends on the correlation between objective condition and the subjective expectations. When things improve, expectation enhances, and even good objective conditions may leave…

Are all human created equal? (IM#282)

According to science of biology, people were not created , they have evolved. And they didn’t evolve to be equal because evolution is based on differences not on equality. So, humans are not created equal, they have evolved differently… The fact that human beings are created equal is just the myth that we created and…