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Many believe that Buddhism has a pure history in which misdemeanors, carnage, war and hostility has been committed by everyone -- except the Buddhist. This is why the recent violence in Sri Lanka and Burma elicits such shock.

Meet the Woman Who’s Trying to Free Grad Students From Their Delusions

The Professor Is In: Karen Kelsky creates a delusion-free job search for would-be professors.

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Why Physics Needs Philosophy

Why Physics Needs Philosophy... «What philosophy offers to science, then, is not mystical ideas but meticulous method. Philosophical skepticism focuses attention on the conceptual weak points in theories and in arguments. It encourages exploration of alternative explanations and new theoretical approaches.» Tim Maudlin @The Nature of Reality

World-famous biologist James Watson said he is selling the Nobel Prize medal he won in 1962 for discovering the structure of DNA because he has been ostracised and needs the money

20.Tokugawa - Tokugawa is a shogun who starts the Tokugawa shogunate. He units Japan. It is also a name of family. Tokugawa stops the conflicts within military ruling family and pieced government together.

Women participate in an event to support the One Billion Rising global campaign in Hyderabad, India, Feb. 14, 2013. [AP Photo]