Chris Weir

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World's Third Oldest Bible Displayed at Smithsonian

Ancient gospels with unique passages attributed to Jesus makes a rare holiday appearance.<p><b>Perched in the middle of a Victorian dining room, and surrounded by antique Asian vases, the world's third oldest Bible is now on display in Washington, D.C.</b><p><b>The Codex Washingtonianus, located at the</b> …

Saturn's Crown and Astronauts' Renown

Winter's blue bands bound Saturn, while astronauts worked above a gleaming Earth in the week's best space pictures.

Greg Asner: Ecology from the air

Jared Diamond: How societies can grow old better

What is so special about the human brain? | Suzana Herculano-Houzel

Enrique Peñalosa: Why buses represent democracy in action

Boyd Varty: What I learned from Nelson Mandela

Toni Griffin: A new vision for rebuilding Detroit

Marco Annunziata: Welcome to the age of the industrial internet

Depression, the secret we share | Andrew Solomon

Foreign Talent Gap Putting Pressure on Canada, Report Reveals

Canadian companies are facing less of a talent shortage than their counterparts in other countries, according to a new survey by financial services …

Pope Francis 'Evangelii Gaudium' Calls For Renewal Of Roman Catholic Church, Attacks 'Idolatry Of Money'

(Reuters) - Pope Francis called for renewal of the Roman Catholic Church and attacked unfettered capitalism as "a new tyranny", urging global leaders to fight poverty and growing inequality in the first major work he has authored alone as pontiff.<p>The 84-page document, known as an apostolic …