Here’s an interesting fact:
Babies learn to spot a red sticker placed on their forehead by looking through the mirror at ages 18 - 24 months. Chimpanzees, gorillas and orangutans, dolphins, elephants, and magpies have also been said to pass this test,
This is called the Gordon Gallup’s classic mirror self-recognition test.
This lead a group of colleagues in the Cambridge Declaration of Consciousness to assert that “the weight of evidence indicates that humans are not unique in possessing the neurological substance that generates consciousness”
Non human animals are conscious beings, in other news: water is wet.
The people should not be afraid of their government. The
government should be afraid of their people.
Holy fucking shit is this relevant.
This needs 1 million notes
Reblog this every fucking time I see it
30 years of life as a Human...
- ...and I'm tired.
- Also I'm excited for the amount of bullshit I will drop from this point forward.