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Capuchin monkey loses his shit

I’ve been reading primatologist Franz de Waal’s new book The Bonobo and the Atheist (highly recommended!), in which he discusses, among other things, research that implies that morality predates homo sapiens and is not now exclusively a human characteristic. One … Continue reading

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Morals without God

A couple of weeks ago we attended this talk at Emory University called “Morals without God? A conversation about evolution, morality and religion.” A recording of the event has now been made available here. The participants were Franz de Waal … Continue reading

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