china, civilization, compassion and charity, greece, india, japan, kindness

Learning About Compassion and Charity From World Cultures

The development of a civilization can be ascertained by how well it treats its fellow beings. A dog-eat-dog world can make people hate and fear others. It is ideals like compassion and charity that teach us that taking care of the less fortunate is as important as focusing on one’s own survival and pleasure. The ...

Raven Montmorency

Greek Parthenon temple.

Breakthrough Listen Scans Milky Way Galaxy for Beacons of Civilization

The Breakthrough Listen Initiative released data from the most comprehensive survey yet of radio emissions from the plane of the Milky Way Galaxy and the region around its central black hole, and it is inviting the public to search the data for signals from intelligent civilizations. At a media briefing in Seattle as part of ...

Troy Oakes

A nearby planet signalling Earth.