Here is a question you don’t think about everyday: where did the stuff you’re made of come from? We know we are made of cells, and cells are made of molecules, and molecules are made of different atoms. But where do the atoms come from? 

- KidSpirit Online
October 14, 2014

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Is reality something "out there"—something we simply perceive through our senses? Or is it something "in here"—derivative of the inner workings of the brain?

- The Chronicle of Higher Education
September 8, 2014

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If there is a final truth out there, it’s beyond us. Science works under strict boundaries, and as hard as we may try, we can’t go beyond them. To know all answers, we need to start by knowing all questions. And that is simply impossible. Our view of the world will always be incomplete.

- The Washington Post
July 14, 2014

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Modern science, traditionally considered guilty of reducing our existence to a pointless accident in an indifferent universe, is actually saying the opposite

- This Will Make You Smarter: New Scientific Concepts to Improve Your Thinking
March 2012

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Are physicists wasting their time hunting for a theory that unites the forces of nature? Marcelo, once an enthusiast in the quest, wonders if it’s just wishful thinking.

- COSMOS
January 27, 2011

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Look into a mirror and you'll simultaneously see the familiar and the alien: an image of you, but with left and right reversed.

- Seed
September 7, 2010

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