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http://www.clickypic.com/data/004/10.1371_journal.pbio.0040302.g004-L.jpg A photo showing a newborn monkey’s mirror neurons at work. I once saw a documentary that showed human newborns have the same abilities immediately after birth, and always press my pregnant friends to try it out. (For some reason, though, they get all caught up with the “oh look at my beautiful new baby” […]

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A Question of Blame When Societies Fall – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/25/science/25diam.html?ei=5087&em=&en=50ae1515000bcc70&ex=1198904400&pagewanted=print Philosophy as applied to history; Theory-presentation and debate amongst the anthropologist set.

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