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Steven Pinker, John Gray and the End of War
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Steven Pinker, John Gray and the End of War

Fisticuffs have broken out in The Guardian between two intellectual big shots, philosopher John Gray and psychologist Steven Pinker. The fight, which features lots of rhetorical flourishes and high dudgeon, addresses a serious issue: Is humanity achieving moral progress?

April 1, 2015 — John Horgan

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Ancient Sculpture Garden Was Built by Neanderthals

In a cave in France archaeologists have found some of the oldest human constructions ever discovered – but no one knows what they are. Nature Video takes a look.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on May 25, 2016. It is a Nature Video production.

May 27, 2016

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Oldest Chinese Beer Brewery Found

60-Second Science - May 23, 2016 - By Cynthia Graber01:59
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Giant Tsunami Remnants Spotted on Mars

60-Second Science - May 20, 2016 - By Lee Billings02:29
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Red Birds Carry On Colorful Chemistry

60-Second Science - May 19, 2016 - By Karen Hopkin02:20
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Alliance of Bacterial Strains Disables Antibiotics

60-Second Science - May 18, 2016 - By Christopher Intagliata02:21
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