We often think of spirituality as something wholly outside of science. Though they seem opposed, could there ever be a marriage between the two?
There is no love of life without despair of life,” wrote philosopher Albert Camus – a man who in the midst of World War II, perhaps the darkest period in human history, saw grounds for luminous hop
Can we measure the ineffable?
Changes in a brain signalling system contribute to the development of alcohol addiction-like behaviours in rats, according to a new study. The findings indicate a similar mechanism in humans.
Science and religion often seem mutually exclusive. But researchers say both provide valid paths to knowledge and neural imaging is shedding light on the divide.
The Milky Way, our galaxy, once a massive galactic sibling that was shredded and consumed by our closest neighbour, Andromeda, scientists have recently discovered.
How do we recognise the danger and appreciate the opportunities offered by modern technology? Addressing young women graduating from a prestigious school in the Washington, current Amer
To be nobody-but-yourself — in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else — means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight,” writes Mario Popova o
An interesting and challenging instance of suicide was reported on April 14, 2018.
How do we find a balance between criticism and cynicism?