Longtermism: The New Moral Mathematics

In his new book, philosopher William MacAskill implies that humanity’s long-term survival matters more than preventing…

The Idiots, Tribes People, the Citizen Personalities (Video)

Watch and listen to Dr. Kethoser Kevichusa (of Nagaland, India) discuss how the Greeks looked at…

Genghis Khan and the Mongols

9 Things You May Not Know About Genghis Khan: He installed one of the first international…

Why Modern Medicine Can’t Work Without Stories

Polly Morland in The Guardian: Most of us over the age of 30 can remember the family…

Pak Sar Zameen Shad Badh: What Does It Mean (Video)

What does our national anthem mean in our national language Urdu, as the lyric is in…

TWO QUOTES: When Plunder a Way of Life, Corruption Rewarded, and Honesty a Self-Sacrifice

Two quotes on how and why plunder and the absent of rule of law decay a…

Modern Science in Agreement With the Hadith that Says There’s a Cure in the Wing of a Fly (Video)

1400 years ago, Prophet Mohammad said, “If a fly falls into one of your containers [of…

Ants, AI, And The Slippery Idea Of Intelligence

by Jochen Szangolies: The arbor porphyriana is a scholastic system of classification in which each individual…

How to Make a Decision When There’s No ‘Right’ One

Maybe it’s comforting to know that there isn’t a rational route to the right decision...spend less…

A New Study Suggests That People Who Become Affluent Have Less Sympathy For the Poor Than the Born Rich Do

Psychologist Susan Pinker explores new discoveries in the science of human nature. Susan Pinker’s column in…