Tim White offers his advice to a woman who is having difficulty persuading her husband to start a family.
Vaccines effectively prevent many infectious diseases, but they also exert powerful selection pressure on microbes, and evolving vaccine resistance suggests that it may be time to alter our strategy from biological whack-a-mole to chess.
From résumés to dating profiles, thy neighbor bears false witness against thou… and quite often. But linguistic science can unlock the tell-tale signs of a truth stretched a little too far.
Abortion rights tend to be somewhat less hotly contested in the case of fetal abnormality; what does this attitude reveal about our cultural perspective on disability, and is it always ethical to abort a fetus with a known disability?
Tim White shares his advice with a woman who suspects her neighbor’s daughter and boyfriend of misconduct with fall decorations.
The internet is the single greatest collection of human knowledge in history, but with the answer to nearly any question easily accessible, what purpose does the need for cognition serve in the modern world?
Tim White offers advice on whether it’s appropriate for someone to apologize to a neighbor whom he’s seen not fully clothed.
Keeping consistent with his predecessors, Francis explains that scientific theories are welcome in the Church—a declaration that hopefully ends the debate for confused Catholics.
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