The idea of free cash may seem too good to be true, but the Universal Basic Income (UBI) could become a reality. It now has a growing number of supporters, including automated workers, labor rights groups, and even the US government.
When humans began to tame dogs, cats, sheep and cattle, they continued a tradition that began with completely different animals. A new study cited in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences suggests that modern humans domesticated themselves before their breakaway about 600,000 years ago. It's a really nice test, he adds, which adds to the long-held notion that humans are so different from their primate ancestors precisely because we've been domesticated.