archeology of mind
 
 
 
acupuncture
 
"Winter Sadness"
"Winter Sadness"
"Winter Sadness"

Winter SADness? Stick a light in your ear!

An wonderful English madrigal from 1598 by Thomas Weelkes goes “To shorten Winter sadness see where the nymphs with gladness Falala lala lala Falala lala lala” And the nymphs  go dancing and singing through the tow...
 
 
archeology of mind
 
Figurine-Venus_0f_Willendorf_001
Figurine-Venus_0f_Willendorf_001
Figurine-Venus_0f_Willendorf_001

The Kim Kardashian hypothesis of beauty.

Here is a response I just wrote to a new article by Leonid Perlovsky, “Aeshetic emotions, what are their cognitive functions?” (See here, here, and here). Perlovsky raises the classical question, “Why do we fe...