Lars Jaeger January 25, 2015 0

Neuroscience - A science on its way to adulthood

While very few naturalists and philosophers of antiquity ascribed an important function to the brain (for Aristotle it was no more than a cooling device for the blood), it stands at the center of much of the scientific endeavor to understand the nature of us human beings today. Yet for much of the 20th century […]

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Lars Jaeger January 10, 2015 , 0

The future of Science - The future of our society

Over the past 500 years our world has changed more dramatically than in any comparable period in human history. It is one intellectual force that is largely responsible for this: the development of the natural sciences. In a short period of only a few hundred years, their findings have fundamentally changed human life and our […]

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