brain death Life After Brain Death (6/18/2015) by Scott de Long - The idea that consciousness could outlive brain function is a laughably naive one and violates everything known about neurology, physiology, and physics. Yet this idea is remarkably persistent among nearly all cultures and religions, including of course the ones with which most of us are familiar- the Religions of Abraham- Islam, Judaism, and Christianity. I […]

tree2 Word of the Week: Apathy (5/16/2015) by Rupert Franklin - How do you know when you’re happy? What makes you truly happy? … Is there a point when you “arrive at your GPS destination of glitter and gold,” or is the cognition process just an endless journey until we pass away? When it gets right down to it, what do you need or want to make you happy? To […]