Q: How Many People Have Ever Lived on Earth?
A: Our estimate here is that about 6.5 percent of all people ever born are alive today. That’s actually a fairly large percentage when you think about it.
A heart that’s full up like a landfill
A job that slowly kills you
Bruises that won’t heal
But the security problems with USB devices run deeper than you think: Their risk isn’t just in what they carry, it’s built into the core of how they work.Why the Security of USB Is Fundamentally Broken | Threat Level | WIRED
Nowadays, we enjoy any number of inexpensive and readily accessible stimuli, be they books, videos, or social media. We need never be alone, with no one to talk to and nothing to do. Wilson et al. explored the state of being alone with one’s thoughts and found that it appears to be an unpleasant experience. In fact, many of the people studied, particularly the men, chose to give themselves a mild electric shock rather than be deprived of external sensory stimuli.Just think: The challenges of the disengaged mind