Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968)

Alistair MacFarlane appreciates the life of an infamous art
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Art As An Encounter

Daniel Vargas Gómez considers what we encounter when we encounter
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News: June/July 2015

Is a chimpanzee a person? • Is an android a person? • Editing the human germline — News reports by Anja
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<p>In 1623 a London printer produced 750 copies of a 900-page collection of Shakespeare's plays. Centuries later the book became <strong>Henry Folger's white whale</strong></p>

In 1623 a London printer produced 750 copies of a 900-page collection of Shakespeare&#39;s plays. Centuries later the book became Henry Folger&#39;s white
In 1623 a London printer produced 750 copies of a 900-page collection of Shakespeare's plays. Centuries later the book became Henry Folger's white [More]

<strong>The yin to Balanchine's yang</strong>. The Soviet choreographer Leonid Yakobson eschewed tradition, instead embracing moments of exuberance and giddiness

The yin to Balanchine&#39;s yang. The Soviet choreographer Leonid Yakobson eschewed tradition, instead embracing moments of exuberance and
The yin to Balanchine's yang. The Soviet choreographer Leonid Yakobson eschewed tradition, instead embracing moments of exuberance and [More]

Does <strong>fear of death</strong> explain the development of art, religion, language, economics, science, and almost all of human behavior?&nbsp;

Does fear of death explain the development of art, religion, language, economics, science, and almost all of human
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<strong>William Zinsser</strong>, who died last week, knew how to live well and write well. His advice about endings: "When you're ready to stop, stop"

William Zinsser, who died last week, knew how to live well and write well. His advice about endings: &quot;When you&#39;re ready to stop,
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Mistakes

View image &amp;#124; gettyimages.com If you have made a mistake, do not be afraid of admitting the fact and amending your ways. -Confucius &amp;#160; I never make the same mistake twice. Unfortunately,
View image | gettyimages.com If you have made a mistake, do not be afraid of admitting the fact and amending your ways. -Confucius   I never make the same mistake twice. Unfortunately, [More]

"Objective Menu" Theories of Wellbeing

&quot;Objective list&quot; theories of wellbeing are easily misunderstood. &amp;nbsp;It&#39;s often assumed that such theories are committed to the implausible ideas that (i) the same things are good for everyone,
"Objective list" theories of wellbeing are easily misunderstood.  It's often assumed that such theories are committed to the implausible ideas that (i) the same things are good for everyone, [More]