Warning vs Threat: What’s the Real Difference?

Have you ever struggled with the concept of a warning versus a threat? Sometimes, they can seem pretty similar to one another. For example, telling someone to “be careful” could either be interpreted as a warning or a threat depending on the context. Confused? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. In this blog post, we’re going … Read more

Understanding the Reptilian Brain: Evolution’s Legacy

Human beings are incredibly complex creatures. Our brain is so advanced that it allowed us to develop culture, science, and technology. Nonetheless, our brain still preserves some primitive features, commonly known as the reptilian brain. The reptilian brain, or R-complex, belongs to the triune brain theory developed by the neuroscientist Paul MacLean. According to MacLean, … Read more