Latest Philosophy Stories

Gaze Perception Makes Your Brain Think You Are Being Stared At
2013-04-09 13:53:33

Like the old saying, “I’m not paranoid. They really are out to get me,” vision scientists have determined individuals will likely think people are staring at them even when they aren’t. While this fact has been determined, the theories behind why it is so are varied and interesting.

2013-04-06 23:01:55

This video is the second in a series on the major virtues of the Objectivist philosophy.

2013-04-06 23:01:53

"The Virtue of Pride" is the first of a series of 6 videos to be published by the Atlas Society on the major Objectivist virtues. Washington, D.C.

2013-04-06 23:01:52

"Truth and Toleration: Twenty Years Later" presents an overview of Objectivism from its early roots to the current day.

2013-04-06 23:01:28

Is self-interest enough to create personal happiness or a good society? This was the topic of debate at the 2011 FreedomFest in Las Vegas. Washington, D.C.

2013-04-06 23:00:21

Founder of Soul Mind Body medicine Master Zhi Gang Sha leads Open Spiritual Channels workshop in Honolulu, HI April 5-7, 2013 Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) April 06,

2013-04-05 23:04:33

The two-part video series, "The Perception of Causality" features philosopher David Kelley.

2013-04-05 23:01:25

Bestselling author Zhi Gang Sha leads Intensive Soul Healing Week in Honolulu April 3-5 complete with live demonstrations. Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) April 05, 2013

New Species Of Leafcutter Bee 'Megachile Chomskyi' Found In Texas
2013-04-05 08:13:38

The genus Megachile is a cosmopolitan group of solitary bees, often called leafcutter bees. This is one of the largest genera of bees, with well over 1,500 species in over 50 subgenera. A new species, Megachile chomskyi, has been found only in Texas

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