Category Archives: Research

Zika Virus for Brain Cancer Therapy—I have my doubts

A recent publication in the Journal of Experimental Medicine claims to treat brain cancer by a Zika virus infection. Why such a finding has do be mistrusted? It sounds like a weird idea to treat a disease by an other … Continue reading

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What a firework to celebrate peace.

March 23rd a massive explosion occurred in an ammunition depot near Kharkiv. Roughly 150 tons of ammunition were blown up. This is a video published on youtube. This is good news actually. The best thing you can do with weapons … Continue reading

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Peak Beard

– A social psychological explanation of rising number of bearded men. – A few years ago a study appeared that tried to explain the growing popularity of beards. In a nutshell the theory goes that men’s attractiveness to possible mating … Continue reading

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Modern Sutlerism

People are not keen to be reminded of the limitations of their cognitive abilities. That’s a psychological problem. It’s a matter of self defense in those who are not fully conscious of what they are thinking and why, and who … Continue reading

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Depression Is the Natural State

Some people wonder where depression originates from. There is no answer to that question because depression is the natural state. The reason is in our consciousness. If conscious enough to understand how pointless life is, you cannot but be depressed. … Continue reading

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Study Confirms Gender Differences

A study published in Nature recently confirms gender differences in error response. I wonder how this will be re-interpreted by feminists.

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Why selling democracy?

You probably already know this world is a huge market place. Everything that is sold is sold for a purpose. The sole reason is profit. Unfortunately the reversion is not true. Not everything that is bought is bought for the … Continue reading

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Musings About a Queen’s 90th Birthday

The question that most disturbs me is why don’t we have a king of that age? Would be a sole king of that age also be so ungrudgingly tolerated? Wouldn’t he be confronted with perpetual embarrassing questions about his political … Continue reading

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Neandertal Men Got Extinct

This is bad news actually. It was published recently in an open access scientific paper. It is bad news in particular for all those who believe in the benefit of K-selection. For those unfamiliar with the r/K-theory, this page provides … Continue reading

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Artful Decoration of Easter Eggs for K-Selection

What decorating Easter Eggs has to do with K/r selection theory? You probably remember that K/r-selection theory stands for a selection in reproductive behavior including mating. Maybe you also know that this theory to a certain degree is applicable to … Continue reading

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