"“A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong gives it a superficial appearance of being right.” — Thomas Paine
This is the danger of not questioning our assumptions and not examining different ways of looking at an issue. We'll also generally look for ways to justify our actions and thinking....
Critical thinking is crucial for good decision-making. Here are some great TED talks to help understand how we make choices.
The brain uses a quarter of the body's entire energy supply, yet only accounts for about two percent of the body's mass. So how does this unique organ receive and, perhaps more importantly, rid itself of vital nutrients? New research suggests it has to do with sleep.