Monthly Archives: July 2018

Longest Blood Moon Of The Century

The longest total lunar eclipse of the 21st century takes place this Friday, July 27. The total phase of the “blood moon” eclipse of July 27 will last 1 hour and 43 minutes, during which Earth’s natural satellite will turn … Continue reading

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How to be Happy

Plato, left, and Aristotle, right, as depicted by Raphael. While most of us ask “What should I do?” when we think about ethics, many philosophers have approached it by asking, “What kind of person should I be?” These thinkers often … Continue reading

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Why We Want Things We Don’t Need

The Diderot Effect: Why We Want Things We Don’t Need — And What to Do About It By James Clear    |    Behavioral Psychology, Minimalism The famous French philosopher Denis Diderot lived nearly his entire life in poverty, but that all changed in 1765. Diderot … Continue reading

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