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Bezos, billionaires and the problem with big philanthropy

From coronavirus to climate change: why the rich can’t save the world

Linsey McGoey
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Space exploration for everyone

Sustainability and inclusion in space are vital for the future of humanity

Tony Miligan
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How (and why) to choose your philosophy of life

A philosophical guide for living a good life

Massimo Pigliucci
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A radical hope for humanity and the environment

Why we must abandon ideas of pristine nature

Allen Thompson
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Will gene editing unlock new potentials for progress?

Why are we comfortable modifying the genes of animals and plants, but not our own?

Güneş Taylor
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Can politicians be moral Stephen de Wijze

Can Politicians Be Moral?

Political morality should allow for rare dirty hands practices

Stephen De Wijze

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Beard vs Taleb: Scientism and the Nature of Historical Inquiry

How a Twitter row between Mary Beard and Nassim Taleb on diversity in Roman Britain became a masterclass in the dangers of scientism

Massimo Pigliucci
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Why Philosophy Matters

To celebrate World Philosophy Day 2017, we asked philosophers why it's important to them

IAI News Editorial Staff
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Are Celebrity Scientists Just Memes?

An interview with philosopher of science Philip Kitcher

Philip Kitcher
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The Failure of Patriarchy

Outlining a vision for a just, equitable and socialist society, and how to achieve it.

Finn Mackay
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10 Soviet Philosophers You Should Know

Discover the USSR's forgotten thinkers

Paula Erizanu
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Gaia and the City

Urban solutions to overpopulation: James Lovelock in conversation with Crispin Tickell.

James Lovelock

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Space exploration for everyone

Sustainability and inclusion in space are vital for the future of humanity

Tony Miligan
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A radical hope for humanity and the environment

Why we must abandon ideas of pristine nature

Allen Thompson
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Will gene editing unlock new potentials for progress?

Why are we comfortable modifying the genes of animals and plants, but not our own?

Güneş Taylor
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How Would David Hume Explain Our Political Divisions?

We are all governed by passions, and the opinions and feelings of those like us

Rachel Cohon

Twelve Philosophers and Thinkers on Brexit

What is the most democratic way to solve the Brexit crisis?

IAI News Editorial Staff
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Bezos, billionaires and the problem with big philanthropy

From coronavirus to climate change: why the rich can’t save the world

Linsey McGoey
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How (and why) to choose your philosophy of life

A philosophical guide for living a good life

Massimo Pigliucci
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Can Politicians Be Moral?

Political morality should allow for rare dirty hands practices

Stephen De Wijze

What Are Conspiracy Theories?

Where do conspiracy theories mean and where do they come from?

Quassim Cassam
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Meritocracy Is Good But We Don't Have It

Why the US college entry fraud scandal is only the tip of the iceberg

Thomas Mulligan
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