The science of doing good. Can neurobiology uncover the anatomical basis for selflessness? Published June 28 2012
Hawking said "why is it that we and the universe exist. If we find the answer to that, it would be the ultimate triumph of human reason — for then we should know the mind of God.” Published June 20 2012
Reciprocity, kin selection and group selection under the microscope in the hope of finding convergence on love. Published June 11 2012
If evolution is about survival of the fittest, why do altruists survive? Shouldn't selfless behavior have been stamped out of our brains when it first appeared? Published June 6 2012
Jasper seeks to make sense of the human condition from wherever truth and knowledge can be found. He is guided by the words of German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer who said “The discovery of truth is prevented most effectively, not by ...Read More
Columns from Voices around the World talking about the events, people, politics and social issues that concern us wherever, and whoever, we are.
At 2:20pm London time, a soldier was was attacked by crazed lunatics against an unknown soldier, targeted for what he does, not who he.
Relationships are arguably the most important aspect of Chinese society
The Caves of the Bright Skulls are magical findings in Honduras, whose secrets have yet to be revealed.
Many do not, however, know about the mystery of the stone spheres in Costa Rica.
Video reviews of today's hottest trends in Minecraft (servers and mods) along with a look at the latest video games with your host MCairsoft14 (alias Jerad Zad).
Covering the world of soccer, including the World Cup, Major League Soccer, D.C. United and the English Premier League and other interesting sporting events.
Contributions to the Communities Sports desk from readers.
Straight talk on climate science, energy economics, and public policy.
Uncensored exploration of issues concerning current events, civil liberties, American political advocacy, and the political and social issues facing military veterans.