In recent years the concept of cognitive dissonance has been weaponized by those who choose to socially interact with bad faith and a sense of self-righteous superiority.
Although Slack is definitively undefinable, can we come any closer to understanding it using science?
Despite never having been actually observed, measured or tested empirically, hypothetical 'dark matter' is a regular feature of scientific reporting.
Psychedelic research is on the rise, but unfortunately it is largely dominated by scientists working from an entirely unverified assumption.
The scope of scientific endeavor has been restrained by the dogmas of naive realism and materialism, and the study of experience could be the new way forward.
Postmodernism is often used as a buzzword to dismiss any thinking or art that has dared to evolve beyond archaic views of reality and into the present.
A new study of the language habits related to depression reveals that happiness is a reward for the small-minded and unjustifiably assured.