Every name has some explanation. So does the name of this blog. It has something to do with floodlit gantries, sparkling champagne, blue overalls and mutinous mice. The rest is up to you. As for me, my sole/soul task will be to try to smell out the meaning of my life in these pages. Which is just another way of saying that this is yet another fruitless exercise.
Monday, August 26, 2013
Why Do We Clap?
Michael (from vSauce) outdoes himself as he analyses the social phenomenon of clapping, cocooning (a la the Solarians in Asimov's Naked Sun), and the social evolution of homo sapiens.