Our brilliant, dissonant brains

The Thatcher Effect

Our brains did not originally develop to understand quantum mechanics, mathematics, poetry, extremely niche algorithmically determined TikToks, nor any other of the multitude of things that fill the modern world. However, true to the nature of life, the human mind has adapted and repurposed itself from a surviving machine to a living machine, with the capability to do all of the above and more

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Richard Vincent

Richard Vincent

Physics graduate based in London. I’m interested in physics, philosophy, ethics, psychology and insights found at the intersection of these.