What makes us human and sets us apart from other species? Is it self-awareness or free moral agency, conscience, or the capacity to imagine? It’s more than you might think.
Vision reviews three books addressing the increasingly insistent claim that without religion, there would be much less war and violence in the world.
Biochemist Jennifer Doudna talks to Vision’s Dan Cloer about a genetic-engineering breakthrough that has profound implications for biology and medicine.
Terrorism is nothing new. Yet a meaningful definition remains elusive, understanding the issues is a challenge, and a lasting solution seems more than we can hope for. Are there answers?
With random acts of terror clearly on the increase around the world, what can you do to minimize your chances of becoming a victim?
Understanding China’s current place in the world requires looking at the nation through a non-Western lens.
David, having been named as Israel’s next king, finds himself the target of the doomed monarch, Saul.
In the face of human nature, ideal government has proven to be little more than an elusive ideal. Still, there’s one option we haven’t yet tried.
For centuries Christians have celebrated Christ’s resurrection on Sunday. But does the Bible really describe an Easter Sunday resurrection?
This year Easter took place a month out of sync with the Jewish observance of Passover. Yet according to the New Testament, Jesus was crucified at the same time the priests would have been killing the Passover lambs.