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Insulin Brought Life to the Dying
Before the discovery of insulin, diabetes was a death sentence. Here’s the life-saving story of how scientists discovered insulin. The American ...
Atheist Says Meeting Jesus Like 'Waking from Sleep'
Joy Davidman was a Jewish American atheist poet who as a young woman became a communist to satisfy her thirst for justice. She married a fellow writer, ...
Man Buried with 'Tools for His Escape'
When someone requests a grave with a view, it’s usually a plot overlooking a valley or an ocean—not an actual window down to the casket underground. ...
MIT Professor on Our Yearning for Immortality
American physicist and author Alan Lightman is a professor at MIT. He contemplates the day of his daughter’s wedding:
It was a perfect picture of ...
Anthony Hopkins on Happiness
Eighty-three-year-old actor Anthony Hopkins won the Oscar for Best Actor at the 2021 Academy Awards. In an interview soon after, he was asked about being ...
During Depression, Faith Reminded Him How to Live
Michael Gerson, a former presidential speechwriter, delivered a sermon at Washington National Cathedral in which he talked about being hospitalized for ...
Experts Warn of Contagion Effect from Mass Shootings
After another spate of mass shootings in the US during mid-April, researchers are sounding the alarms about the potential for even more, due to what they ...
Japan Appoints ‘Loneliness Minister’
Japan has appointed a "Minister of Loneliness" to try and reduce loneliness and social isolation among its residents as the country deals with ...
Psychiatrist Says People Don’t Need Information but Transformation
The renowned child psychiatrist Robert Coles told this story in a graduate class at Harvard University many years ago: “A highly regarded psychiatrist ...
Expert on Happiness Takes His Own Life
More than 40 years ago, a scholar and researcher in the psychology of happiness named Philip Brickman helped publish one of the first scientific studies ...