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Moral Realism May Encourage Moral Actions
2013-01-30 05:39:05

Jedidiah for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Are there certain aspects of morality that are objective and universally true everywhere and at all times? Or are moral beliefs nothing more than the subjective product of a person´s culture and opinions? Regardless of what your answers may be to these deep philosophical questions, a team of researchers now says that just thinking about these issues may improve your moral behavior. In two separate experiments, researchers at...

2013-01-29 23:02:30

Darwin´s theory of natural selection cannot qualify as science, according to an article on http://www.takeondarwin.com: it´s a teaching in a system of belief known as physicalism. Making February 12 an official day of celebration of Darwinism in tribute to science would be inappropriate. ROSENDALE, NY (PRWEB) January 29, 2013 Darwin´s theory of natural selection cannot qualify as science, according to an article on http://www.takeondarwin.com: it´s a teaching in a system...

2013-01-25 23:04:48

New Book Shares About a Non-Medical, Spiritually Based Philosophy and Practice (PRWEB) January 26, 2013 Are there new ways to explore and understand what health is all about and what it means to be healthy in this day and age? Author Tzu Xander believes that healing begins and ends and it makes no difference what religion, philosophy, spiritual, and health practice brings people closer to God. But whatever it is, healing must be practiced particularly when sick and disconnected. The...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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