Criminal minds

The impact of biological factors on violent behaviour. Julian Baggini reviews ‘The Anatomy of Violence’, by Adrian Raine

Am I a failure?

Without a clear sense of what it means to fall short, there can be no meaningful sense of achievement

Is it just me?

Judgment is neither mere opinion nor pure fact, but something in between that requires both rationality and human understanding

Memento mori

In ‘Immortality’, Stephen Cave presents an epic inquiry into the human desire to defy death – and how to overcome it