Tag Archives: Human biology

Repelling, gruelling or horrifying: how physicians weigh pain | John Walsh

The Long Read: Suffer is difficult to describe and hopeless to insure. So how can doctors tell how much it hurts? One night in May, my bride sat up in bottom and said, Ive got this awful anguish exactly here. She nudged her abdomen and made a face. It feels like somethings really wrong. Woozily … Read More

‘ Your animal life is over. Machine life has begun .’ The superhighway to immortality

In California, progressive scientists and billionaire patrons consider information and communication technologies to widen life by uploading sentiments to prevail separately from the body is only a few years away Heres what happens. You are lying on an operating table, fully self-conscious, but rendered otherwise insensible, otherwise incapable of action. A humanoid machine shows at … Read More

New haul of Homo naledi bones molts surprising light on human progression

Early human relative lived at same time as Homo sapiens and could have done stone implements, scientists suggest When fossil hunters unveiled the remaining a mysterious and archaic new species of human met deep inside a cave in South Africa two years ago, the scientific community was stunned. Since then, bodies of the long-lost own … Read More