Civilizations are deeply intertwined with memetics. Take a meme’s perspective, and the clash of civilizations takes on a whole new light.
We are rewiring our brains to use images as language. Through technology, we are extending the alphabet – in practice, and in our minds.
Is all publicity good publicity? Memetics can give us some answers.
Self-help is a genre that’s been around for ages. Yet people still ignore the advice and repeat the same mistakes. Why can’t self-help break through?
Outrage is everywhere. It might feel like a hangover from 2016’s polarizing elections, but it isn’t. Outrage culture is the most viral meme out there.
The language of the future won’t be one we understand. We’re building communications structures beyond our comprehension, and soon the very language used will be, too.
We work in service of our memes just as much as our genes. When memes win over genes, we get situations that seem bizarre on the surface. Learn how and why.
President Trump is becoming a fixture of the political landscape, and one meme is helping to normalize his presidency. Learn why.
Web forums are full of neurotics. They breed neuroticism and make it go viral. Learn how and why this happens.
Imitation is an inherently human trait. Its influence is everywhere – and memetics lies at its heart. Learn how and why.