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Not so smart: how our phones can come between us

1 hour 31 min ago
And how a little child can teach us a lesson about this. Read more...

It was the greatest pandemic in history - but how ‘Spanish’ was the 1918 flu?

5 hours 41 min ago
Many of us still get our basic facts wrong. Read more...

Gone is protection by the Family Court for children confused over gender

Tue, 2018-01-16 21:54
Ideology has triumphed over science. Read more...

Africa in 2017: two steps forward, one backward

Mon, 2018-01-15 23:46
The democratic impulse persists, in spite of all setbacks. Read more...

Team Baby: How you and your infant can both get good sleep

Mon, 2018-01-15 22:06
Two mothers of large families share their invaluable experience. Read more...

The suffering of surrogacy: A veteran feminist spells it out

Mon, 2018-01-15 03:20
Why are we committing such fraud yet again? Read more...

Is a child a gift or an entitlement?

Mon, 2018-01-15 02:04
A child is a precious gift that does not come with a returns policy. Read more...

When a country’s towns and villages face extinction

Mon, 2018-01-15 00:52
Japan's population could shrink by 27 million between 2015 and 2053 Read more...

‘Mindhunter’: The lives of children matter

Fri, 2018-01-12 03:14
A Netflix crime investigation series has an important message about parenthood. Read more...

Rob Roy: the first modern anti-hero

Fri, 2018-01-12 02:14
Two centuries before Marvel and Star Wars. Read more...

Jefferson’s ‘Master Epicurus’ and the nature of the American regime

Fri, 2018-01-12 01:03
The atheistic, hedonistic inspiration of a Founding Father. Read more...

Should Australia break open the seal of confession?

Fri, 2018-01-12 00:15
The question is whether reforms will keep children safe. This idea won't Read more...

How we ended up with 40 percent of children born out of wedlock

Thu, 2018-01-11 22:19
Through the decline of the shotgun marriage, for one thing. Read more...

Sixteen year old knighted for bravery

Thu, 2018-01-11 02:14
Cuthbert fights beside his king in the Crusades. Read more...

Black frocks won’t empower women, marriage will

Wed, 2018-01-10 10:34
Only by demanding commitment can women gain control of sex. Read more...

Does Apple have an obligation to make the iPhone safer for kids?

Wed, 2018-01-10 07:57
Why argue with your kids over time limits? Make Apple do the work for you Read more...

Can the state force pro-life pregnancy centres to advertise abortion?

Tue, 2018-01-09 22:26
Another ‘compelled speech’ case comes before the US Supreme Court. Read more...

Facebook vs. Fake News: Round Two

Tue, 2018-01-09 00:05
Can technology fix fake news? Is it even a problem, anyway? Read more...

How does assisting with suicide affect physicians?

Mon, 2018-01-08 21:30
Many feel acute emotional distress after helping someone to die Read more...

Who was Janus, the Roman god of beginnings and endings?

Fri, 2018-01-05 05:35
He was proudly venerated as a uniquely Roman god and gave his name to the month of January Read more...

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