Why is it so hard to agree with some people? They are literally wired to value different things than you.
The “Philosopher-King” of comedy is Louis C.K. You may know his work, but you might not realize there is some serious philosophy behind some of the best jokes.
Reading popular science articles is a fun pastime for many people, and can help everybody understand the world of science. But is there a downside to making this information so easy to understand?
While pejorative stereotypes have been properly cast aside, the question remains whether there is a fundamental difference between how Eastern and Western societies are configured.
David Miliband has said that the hardest way into the US is to enter as a refugee. Is he correct?
The world economy is often measured in terms of money, but is this the best method?
Happiness is the key to a good life, isn't it? But one philosopher thinks you want something less pleasant, and that happiness is nothing but a nice side effect.
Repealing Obamacare without a fit replacement will leave tens of millions uninsured. Who is responsible for the fall out? A moral hypothetical raised by Kurt Vonnegut can help.
In 1972, eight mice were placed in a utopia. Full of food, water, bedding, and space for 3000 mice. Within three years there were no survivors.
Students at an English university have demanded that their curriculum be "decolonized". What does that mean?