Our brains behave like a beachball filled with bees. Hundreds of conflicting impulses, pushing us in different directions.
Our brains are the most bug ridden pieces of junk since Internet Explorer.
To replicate one common bug, try telling your brain to “go to the gym”. Most brains will respond by updating their Facebook status, and watching cat videos. This is not the desired behaviour.... (more)
Meaningful achievements are, perversely, more likely to annoy the world around you.
Are you losing weight? “You should be happy with your own body!” Saving children in Africa? “You should save your own country!” Curing cancer? “What took you so long?”... (more)