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A Good Man Has Nothing to Fear, Even When Faced With Death
It’s 399 B.C. Having been judged and condemned to death, Socrates, the ancient Greek philosopher, reflects on his predicament. Rather than bemoan his fate, he relishes an opportunity for discourse, ...
July 3, 2019
Can Music Shape Your Soul?
Music expresses the quintessence of life and its events. It is precisely this universality that gives music the ...
April 9, 2019
Raphael’s Masterpiece Is Restored
Remarkably, one of the most recognizable works of art of the High Renaissance survives on two huge pieces ...
April 1, 2019
The Chinese Emperors Who Succeeded in Winning the Hearts and Minds of Generations
What makes a leader effective, and how to achieve the ultimate influence—legacy?
July 1, 2015
Orichalcum: Legendary Metal of Atlantis Found in 2,600-Year-Old Shipwreck
The mysterious metal spoken of in ancient Greece, said to glimmer with a reddish light in Atlantis, may ...
February 19, 2015
Atlantis May Have Been in Bolivia?
Bolivia's famed mirror-like salt flats, Salar de Uyuni, and the neighboring mountain Pampa Auallagas may harbor the fabled ...
September 5, 2014
Do Inanimate Objects Have Thoughts and Feelings?
Scientists and philosophers have long debated what level of consciousness, if any, animals and plants have. Some philosophers ...
August 5, 2014
Love Problems? There’s a Pill for That, but Plato Offers a Wiser Cure
We take pills and potions for everything from a bad back to depression. Why shouldn’t we adopt the ...
May 31, 2014
Richard Paul Hamilton
Establisher of Culture: Socrates
Socrates saw the decline of Greek society, but instead of indulging, he cultivated his soul through virtue.
April 30, 2009
Trump Says He Was ‘Having Fun’ With ‘Chosen One’ Remark, Calls out Media Misrepresentation
Iranian Oil Tanker Switches Destination to Turkey After It Was Headed for Greece
The Associated Press
North Korea Launches Two More Short-Range Missiles Into Sea
UK Consular Worker Simon Cheng Detained in China, Released, Back in Hong Kong
Psychologist Approved Jeffrey’s Epstein’s Removal From Suicide Watch
Trump Hits Back at China With More Tariffs Following China’s Retaliation
Overstock CEO Gave Exculpatory Evidence on Maria Butina to FBI, Her Attorney Says