Our Evolved Minds: Supernormal Stimuli

9 minute read (1686 words) An introduction to supernormal stimuli, the central finding of evolutionary psychology; plus, a discussion of the ways our stone-age minds affect modern life.

A Brief Overview of Human Evolution

11 minute read (1585 words) Within the deep time of Earth history, evolution only recently brought anatomically-modern humans to the global scene. But how exactly did we get here?

The Web of Life

11 minute read (1810 words) We don’t often think about it, but we live on a fantastical planet, teeming with a beautiful, interconnected web of life. But what does this mean for us?

Deep Time: Welcome to Earth

6 minute read (1111 words) Earth, our planet, has been around since long before humans existed, and longer than any human can normally conceive of. How do we understand this deep time?