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LETTERS FROM THE EDITORS, TO THE EDITORS

The first newspapers contained not high-minded journalism but hundreds of readers' letters exchanging news with one another.
CLOSING THOUGHTS

Only since the Enlightenment have we been able to imagine humans going extinct. Is it a sign of our maturity as a species?
LET'S CIRCLE BACK TO THIS

In our Universe, time seems to go from past to future, not in reverse. But the C-theory of time asks if time even has a direction.
GOOD THINGS FROM BAD PEOPLE

Would you carve a roast with a knife that had been used in a murder? Why not? And what does this tell us about ethics?
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