Articles by David Edmonds
David Edmonds / February 16, 2017
Sharing in other people's woe might seem the right thing to do, but it can lead us to make bad decisions
Derek Parfit and Janet Radcliffe-Richards believe that philosophy should guide behaviour. Their marriage shows that it can
Athletes are using more performance-enhancing technology than ever. But how much is too much?
Interest in “trolleyology”—a way of studying moral quandaries—has taken off in recent years. Some philosophers say it sheds useful light on human behaviour, others see it as a pointless...
Armenia excels at chess. Its top player now has a shot at becoming world champion. How did this tiny country become a giant at the game?
A cornucopia of drugs will soon be on sale to improve everything from our memories to our trust in others