1. May 3, 2015
    Religions have survived and thrived because of a deep understanding of our human nature. The secular world should not abandon that wisdom because of a minor quibble over the definition of a soul.
  2. April 7, 2015
    When civilizations collapse from environmental degradation, it's often because they're unable to reconcile their values with those required for adaptation.
  3. April 5, 2015
    Like technology today, medicine is great at optimizing for simple, narrow goals, but human beings need more.
  4. March 24, 2015
    With philosophical and theological intrigue, a critique of late capitalism, and a badass female protagonist, Max Gladstone’s debut is unlike any fantasy novel I’ve ever read, and in all the right ways.
  5. March 3, 2014
    In debates over whether or not we should have the freedom to choose something, we suffer from forgetting that there's a third option: the freedom from having to choose.