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The large size of the human brain is what makes us (arguably) the most intelligent creatures on Earth, but new research surprisingly reveals our brains may have been slowly shrinking from about 3,000 years ago. Are we getting less smart? Scientists aren’t ready to declare that yet, but have found a possible answer for the brain size mystery by studying ants and the use of collective intelligence in their social organizations.

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The human brain shrank in size about 3,000 years ago. Scientists may have found an explanation by studying ants.

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Your attention determines:

  • what you perceive, learn, and remember;
  • how steady or how reactive you feel;
  • which decisions you make and actions you take;
  • how you interact with others
  • your sense of fulfillment and accomplishment.

No matter how much I tell you about how attention works and why, and no matter how motivated you are, the way your brain pays attention cannot be fundamentally altered by sheer force of will

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How to train your attention and be more productive

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Marijuana does have benefits whether people choose to believe it or not!

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