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Mark Wahlberg Producing The Roman

He isn't doing a Brando and donning the laurel wreath himself (not yet anyway), but Mark Wahlberg, along with producing partner Stephen Levinson, has …

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Why Can't We All Just Get Along? The Uncertain Biological Basis of Morality

Squaring recent research suggesting we're "naturally moral" with all the strife in the world<p>Moral Tribes: Emotion, Reason, and the Gap Between Us and Them<p>By Joshua Greene<p>Penguin<p>Just Babies: The Origins of Good and Evil<p>By Paul Bloom<p>Crown<p>In 1999, Joshua Greene—then a philosophy graduate student at …

Cairo Synagogue Ark Door on Display in NYC

In 2011, Robin Cembalest wrote about an ancient ark door, which was discovered by Miami Beach dentist Barry Ragone at an auction-house storeroom, and …

BBC renews Atlantis for series 2

The BBC's Saturday evening adventure show <i>Atlantis</i> will have the chance to iron out its early wrinkles and expand into a second series next year, it's …

Do we still eat like the Romans?

BBC Food<p>Stuffed dormouse is off the menu, and lounging at dinner is no longer socially acceptable. But there are more similarities between modern British cuisine and what was eaten by the Romans than you might think.<p>Chefs at one restaurant in Bath - a city famed for its recreational status in …

Turkey: Italians discover Gate to Hell, with Cerberus guarding

(by Francesco Cerri) (ANSAmed) - ANKARA - Few doubts remain that a cave discovered by a team of Italian archeologists led by Professor Francesco …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

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How to Survive the Ablative Case

The Survival Guide to the Uses of the Ablative<p>There are many cases within the Latin language including: the Nominative, the Accusative, the Genitive …

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Why is Latin making a comeback?

POPE BENEDICT XVI was a Latin lover. In January, not long before stepping down, he launched a Latin language Twitter account that has since attracted …

Bird is the word

Well to be more exact eagle is the word buzzing around the MOLA office at the moment. You may or may not have seen the news about the latest find; …

The story of Oedipus is one that revolves around this idea of fate. Do you think Oedipus deserves his tragic fate? Or is he simply a pawn?