Eclipses: a pump of curiosity?

Even though the wiring of the human brain evolved in an exceptional way, if novelty had remained below a certain threshold, early humans may not have received a sufficient trigger to begin forming the concept of reasons.

My accepted manuscript for the Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union Symposium No. 367, 2021, is available under the journal’s Green Open Access policy.

Published by Graham Jones

Astrophysicist and science communicator