Tag Archives: Heroes

I still believe, in spite of everything

…that people are truly good at heart. Anne Frank told us so 70 years ago, and now the professor behind the Stanford prison experiment is out to prove it. Dr. Philip Zimbardo, the man responsible for the most memorable example … Continue reading

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The Brave and Few at Fukushima

Each hour, the urgency of headlines from Japan heightens. All but fifty workers have evacuated the nuclear plant, where pools covering spent fuel rods evaporate and threaten renewed fission.  Without names or faces, these fifty heroes are protecting an island … Continue reading

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Filed under Cancer, Public health