Archive for February, 2019

February 17, 2019

Zen Stories For A Calm, Clear & Open Mind – Personal Growth – Medium

7 parables to focus your frantic brain

Source: Zen Stories For A Calm, Clear & Open Mind – Personal Growth – Medium

February 17, 2019

On Meaningful Work – Personal Growth – Medium

“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” ~ Chinese proverb.

Source: On Meaningful Work – Personal Growth – Medium

February 17, 2019

If you truly knew what the N-word meant to our ancestors, you’d NEVER use it

A few years ago, I read slave narratives to explore the lives of black agricultural workers after the end of the Civil War. The narratives came from the Federal…

Source: If you truly knew what the N-word meant to our ancestors, you’d NEVER use it

February 17, 2019

The Difference Between Knowledge and Wisdom (and Does IQ Matter?)

What it is that makes us “smart”?

Source: The Difference Between Knowledge and Wisdom (and Does IQ Matter?)

February 17, 2019

Monkeys With Superpower Eyes Could Help Cure Color Blindness

Squirrel monkeys don’t see color like people. But inject their eyeballs with a genetically engineered virus and they suddenly can perceive a new rainbow. The same trick could someday be used on color-blind people.

Source: Monkeys With Superpower Eyes Could Help Cure Color Blindness

February 16, 2019

Sam Harris, the new atheist with a spiritual side

The neuroscientist – and longtime exponent of meditation – talks about his new app and why he is definitely not an Islamophobe

Source: Sam Harris, the new atheist with a spiritual side

February 16, 2019

There is Way to Improve the World’s Food System

February 16, 2019

Can a Christian be Moral ?

Can a Christian be moral?  That question must sound absurd to a Christian, but the same absurd question is posed to atheists, often by Christians:  Can an […]

Source: Can a Christian be Moral ?

February 15, 2019

Darwin’s Apostles: The Legendary Debate – TheHumanist.com

Read an excerpt from the upcoming Humanist Press book by David Orenstein and Abby Hafer.

Source: Darwin’s Apostles: The Legendary Debate – TheHumanist.com

February 15, 2019

The Truth about Mike Pence: An Interview with Author Michael D’Antonio – TheHumanist.com

A purposefully-bland Vice President concealing religious zealotry.

Source: The Truth about Mike Pence: An Interview with Author Michael D’Antonio – TheHumanist.com