Astonishing study of 76 𝙢𝙞𝙡𝙡𝙞𝙤𝙣 Brazilians found that cash transfers reduced suicide risk by 61% over 12 years via 🔒

‘Like hunting for unicorns’: Australians on the search for adequate, affordable mental healthcare The need for (and absence of) proportionate universalism in health services is perhaps most obvious in mental health

I suspect the real purpose of automated transport and delivery investment is to drive down wages and disempower labour, even if it ends up costing more in the medium term

On Becoming A Person

Carl Rogers, the person who has probably had the greatest impact on my personal philosophy, and whose work I’ve been re-reading. This is the most difficult project I’ve tackled in the three months since I started drawing/illustrating in earnest. I decided to try a portrait using only the watercolour brushes in Fresco, which was much more difficult than I’d expected. I hope I did him justice.

tl;dr: prehistoric conch horn still works - First record of the sound produced by the oldest Upper Paleolithic seashell horn

AI can detect human emotions with wireless signals The total absence of considerations about whether this should be done highlights the urgent need for much stricter ethical oversight of AI research

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