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 the false appearance things present which mislead into error, nor directly by weakness of the reasoning powers, but by preconceived opinion, by prejudice, which as a pseudo a priori stands in the path of truth and is then like a contrary wind driving a ship away from land, so that sail and rudder labour in vain.”
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A stat-head’s outlook, direct from his worn in couch cushion.
A busy Tuesday made for quiet Wednesday for MLB teams moving and shaking.
The specifics are not yet clear, but Fielder is headed to Texas and Kinsler to Detroit.
The National League MVP seems to be a wide open race, while Mike Trout hopes to beat out Miguel Cabrera in the AL.
Can Clayton Kershaw get the unanimous vote? Will Max Scherzer bring the Cy Young back to Detroit?
Playing Through covers the world of PGA golf, as well as tips your the average golfer to play better.
Wall Street news for retail investors who want to know what's going on.
Does it take over 25 years in public service to really know what goes on in Washington?
All of the world’s problems, solved on your back porch
There is a story behind every election, every politician, every event. And it is often found in numbers.
Published 10:00 p.m. January 1, 2013
Gospel and hymns are the traditional forms of praise, but pop music is also gathering its own rich worship tradition.
Published 5:00 p.m. November 20, 2012
Science allows the deaf to hear; Christ allows the heart to love.
Published 6:00 p.m. October 22, 2012
How does biology explain the different philosophies on display in the Presidential Debates?
Published 7:30 a.m. October 5, 2012
The 'monkey bill' could be a vehicle for enlightened teaching, but the opportunity will be lost if fundamentalists usurp it.
Published 12:22 a.m. August 5, 2012
Where will the answer to the mystery of original sin - the human condition - come from?
Published 7:00 a.m. July 19, 2012
Could the development of order be the bridge between creationism and evolution?
Published 5:48 p.m. July 9, 2012
Some scientists dismiss Christianity through reasoning, but are they playing by their own rules?
Published 3:30 p.m. June 28, 2012
The science of doing good. Can neurobiology uncover the anatomical basis for selflessness?
Published 5:00 p.m. June 20, 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 9:00 a.m. June 11, 2012
Reciprocity, kin selection and group selection under the microscope in the hope of finding convergence on love.
Published 2:26 p.m. June 6, 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?