A new trove of letters from an architect of the Holocaust and a new scientific study shed light on the roots of hate
Charitable giving ought to be something we applaud—but in some cases it gets exactly the opposite reaction
Life is full of moral dilemmas, and a new study shows we may be better at resolving them than we think
Red state, blue state, liberal, conservative—your moral beliefs make all the difference
We’re horrified, but sometimes we can’t turn away. Is that ever O.K?
If you see something beautiful, you’re more likely to think that there is a higher power at work.
What is it about awe?
Scientists recently tested the power of awe and found that people who had recently viewed something spectacular or unexplainable were more likely to attribute its beauty to a non-specified “designer” as …
All it takes is a little awe to make you feel religious
Treatment rates are woefully low for kids with psychological problems, a new study finds
Willpower takes work, and the later it gets, the more your energy runs down
Human beings tend to average out the faces they see in a group—and when it comes to beauty, average can be good