Two things really ruin the holiday season: bon bon jokes and egocentrism. This study helps take the latter out of the gift-giving equation.
As people reject the status quo around the world, what might the left try to replace it with? One American Philosopher makes an argument for a progressive vision.
The newest wave in ethics is also the oldest.
Democracy needs a new PR team. Polls about the way US millennials view democracy seem shocking, but analyzing their reasoning brings about an unsettling truth.
Forget everything you thought you knew about boiling and freezing, thanks to these MIT scientists.
The UK government is discussing legislation that would require all internet service providers to block websites with “adult content”, specifically those without age verification.
Most people have looked up to the heavens and asked, “Are we alone?”. Given the vastness of the universe, there must be thousands of other civilizations across the cosmos.
We can all rattle off a few Greek philosophers to win a trivia prize, but how many Golden Age philosophers are you familiar with? Here's a primer.
Malcolm Gladwell does a post-mortem of the U.S. presidential election, speaking to issues of sexism and moral licensing, and makes a bold prediction.
Can you legislate for good human behavior, or does proposing laws to imprison those who use racial slurs distract from actual progress?