Intellectual discovery is often a matter of rediscovery: reviving insights that were available before but overlooked, forgotten, or neglected.
David Brooks of the New York Times has taken a lot razzing for a column about social class signifiers and how they serve to insulate the upper middle class.
You’d likely predict: This will largely be about the timing of our primordial fire use. There will be comparisons with chimps.
Octopuses have an amazing ability to sense and mimic the coloration, shape, and texture of their surroundings.
I consider this video to be the simplest and clearest presentation of that argument.