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Intellectual Curiosity Identified as Pavlovian Rat Response, or Worse

It turns out that seeking knowledge, absorbing its implications and seeking even more knowledge is a low, base and probably icky thing our brains do. No surprise, that ol’ demon “The Internet” feeds this contemptible and rat-like stimulus/response mechanism. Shame … Continue reading

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