Does education in the arts transfer to seemingly unrelated cognitive abilities? Researchers are finding evidence that it does. Michael Posner argues that when children find an art form that sustains their interest, the subsequent strengthening of their brains’ attention networks can improve cognition more broadly
Where is the action we need?
The world’s most remote place is on the Tibetan plateau (34.7°N, 85.7°E). It takes three weeks to walk out of the area (I would have thought that Antarctica was more remote?)