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Hand Washing: A Deadly Dilemma

New Yorker essayist Atul Gawande is a surgeon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, a prestigious teaching hospital affiliated with Harvard Medical School. A couple years ago, he wrote […]... More>


Why Do We Give? Not Why Or How You Think


Why Thinking About Dying Makes Us More Generous


Two Faces of Death: Inside the Existential Mind

You’re visiting a friend who lives on the 20th floor of an old, inner city, block of apartments. It’s the middle of the night when you are suddenly awakened from […]... More>