The following is a quote that I read in the June issue of Harper’s magazine. It is from the forthcoming book, The Unreality of Memory by Elisa Gilbert. Viruses and bacteria hijack our minds and make us act weirdly. For example, Toxoplasma gondii, a parasite found in cat feces, makes mice less afraid of cats; this is an […]

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