1. Jovialis

    Humankind: a civilization & city builder game

    Will this be the game, the old-school Civilization fans are looking for? Aesthetically, it looks closer to Civilization V, which is far superior to Civilization VI. imho
  2. Jovialis

    Humanity is smarter than the sum of its individuals

    It is true, while some people may be smarter than others, one cannot be a master of all disciplines. Thus, even the best and brightest are reliant on collective human accomplishments achieved by specialists...
  3. Jovialis

    Why aren't humans 'knuckle-walkers?'

    Our closest biological relatives, the African apes, are the only animals that walk on their knuckles; CWRU researchers discovered why Researchers at Case Western Reserve University have cracked the evolutionary mystery of why chimpanzees and gorillas walk on their knuckles: The short...
  4. Jovialis

    Genetic study shows some evolutionary changes humans are currently undergoing

    I don't think there's any doubt that we as humans are currently still evolving; It's not like we would ever stop. Younger-women reproducing, with low-education attainment doesn't necessarily speak about their intelligence. Moreover, more muscular men being favored for selection, and the last...
  5. 2

    Why Human

    As philosophers, historians, and wise old men and women would have us know, people are born with certain things about them that make them "human". Yes, of course, we all have the genetic build that is standard for us to biologically be human and not bird or bug. What I mean when I say they...
  6. LeBrok

    How long humankind will survive?

    Did we crossed a threshold in intelligence development, which will let us develop any technology and produce enough food in any conditions to survive any catastrophe, like new Ice Age or Global Warming, or giant meteorite strike? Will our dark side of violence, hatred and destruction bring...
  7. V

    Is there really such a thing as "race"?

    Is there really such a thing as race? Helping Questions: How do you define race? How many ways can one define race, and which of these is the most appropriate one? Does biological diversity of human beings exist to such an extent such that it requires the term? Is the concept(s) of race...
  8. N

    If you need a pick-me-up...

    Check out Mr. Rowan O'Neill from Perth Australia and his good deed for the day. Events captured on closed circuit TV. Just type his name in youtube...