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  • Homo sapiens to homo digitalis

    Homo sapiens to homo digitalis

    Contactless cards inside your body may sound like something from a dystopian future but not for bio-hackers in Sweden.

    July 18, 2018
  • Is art exclusively ours?

    Is art exclusively ours?

    Homo sapiens (modern man) are considered to be a distinct species that first appeared in the African continent, from which it migrated to Asia and Europe. “Homo” is the genus, or group of species, and “sapiens”, which means wise, denotes the only human species that has survived. Older or other extinct species are known as …

    February 27, 2018
  • Why humans can recognise faces and read?

    Why humans can recognise faces and read?

    Ever wondered why humans can read?  A team led by Kolkata-born scientists has found that a special sweet spot in the eye called 'fovea' plays a crucial role in humans being able to focus on computer screens and also read, an ability which is unique to Homo sapiens. The findings decipher the mechanism that lets …

    March 12, 2017