ON BEING A NEANDERTHAL

Recently I had my ancestral DNA processed.  The big surprise was that I am 4% Neanderthal!  Of all the individuals tested by 23andme, I am in the 96% percentile; the average American is 2%.  One of the characteristics of Neanderthals is full and straight hair, of...

CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS: ANALYZING TALKING HEADS

We all have biases no matter how hard we try to be objective.  Our points of view evolve from our life experiences as well as lifelong learning.  So, when evaluating the “talking heads” or experts many radio and television shows present to expound on or argue points...