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Current Events in Biology

When research takes place in biology, two experts can be working on two different things. That’s because the field of biology and its current events cover a wide variety of topics and subjects. Read about the various ways biology is in the news and what the latest findings have to say about the future of living things.

Schools of Philosophy

Schools of Philosophy (11 of the Foremost)

Are you a rationalist or an idealist? A skeptic or a cynic? This article highlights some of the most influential schools of philosophy throughout the course of Western philosophy. From Existentialism to Structuralism, learn about some of the great philosophical doctrines of the past and present, and how they are still relevant today.

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The Meaning of Philosophy and Its Impact

Philosophy, at its essence, is a search for answers to humanity’s most basic questions. Where did philosophy begin, and how many different schools of thought exist today? How can you use it in your daily life? Why does it matter? These questions and more are answered in this brief article.

Coyolxauhqui

Coyolxauhqui (Analysis of the Head of Coyolxauhqui)

In 1829, archeologists unearthed a colossal pre-Columbian stone monument from the foundations of a colonial church in Mexico City. This monument, the Head of Coyolxauhqui, was carved in Tenochtitlan, the center of the Aztec world. We will discuss its iconographical significance, theorize reasons for its creation, its function in the pre-Columbian world, and what became of the monument since.

What Are the Visual Arts

What Are the Visual Arts? (A Look Into)

A common phrase is that art imitates life. And among all 5 senses, none have the ability to enthrall and inspire like vision.  The visual arts seek to enrich the lives of its audience by producing aesthetically appealing, intellectually arousing

Famous Sculptures

Famous Sculptures (and Their Origins)

According to myth, the first of our ancestors, be they neanderthals or humans, chiseled a large wheel from a boulder. The action brought awe to his cavemen counterparts. Perhaps the brute tools, arrowheads and weapons from our earliest predecessors seem

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Famous Paintings (Origins of Six)

A brief discussion of six of the most famous paintings of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The paintings themselves will be familiar to most readers, but here we discuss the context of the works and the less obvious interpretations. From Eugene Delacroix’s Liberty Leading the People to Edward Hopper’s Nighthawks, learn more about these famous paintings.