Techno-optimists once prized testicular material from apes; today they plan to <strong>upload human minds</strong>. As always, one person&rsquo;s dream is another&rsquo;s nightmare

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Glass is everywhere in photography, especially <strong>broken glass</strong>. When it breaks, what intrigues us is the brittleness that was there all along

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Today is World Philosophy Day! Introduced by UNESCO in 2002, World Philosophy Day aims to promote the global importance of philosophical thought. To celebrate, we&#39;ve created a slideshow of
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World Philosophy Day 2017: political philosophy across the globe [map]

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What&rsquo;s it like to be from &ldquo;an abstract nowhere&rdquo;? <strong>Midwesterners</strong> have a regional identity built on the idea of unqualified normality. But that isn&rsquo;t as simple as it sounds

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<strong>Millennials</strong> are portrayed as brittle. But they're not fragile &mdash; they're overstretched. "Efficiency is our existential purpose, and we are a generation of finely honed tools&rdquo;

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Ever heard of a wimmelbilderbuch, grimoire, or sammelband? Maybe you've visited a xylotheque? If that makes sense, congratulations: You know your <strong>obscure archival lingo</strong>

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Perception and its Development in Merleau-Ponty's Phenomenology

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While Whataboutism has long served as a tool for Soviet (and now Russian) propagandists, it has now become entrenched in American political discourse. It is, as noted by comedian John Oliver, a
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