He only knew his name: Kaspar Hauser

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Portrait of Kaspar Hauser by Friedrich Wagner, via Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, Public domain.

The mystery surrounding the alleged prince’s son


Philosophy is not flourishing, it is letting us down.

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Photo by Erik Aquino on Unsplash


The story of the mysteriously devious Elisabeth Förster-Nietzsche, also known as “the lama”

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Picture: Klassik Stiftung Weimar, Goethe- und Schiller-Archiv


How can we try our best to mitigate bias?

A lakeside view through mirrors
A lakeside view through mirrors
Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash.


An Introduction to machine learning thanks to a tweet

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Photo by Charles Deluvio on Unsplash


In September 1859 America, Joshua A. Norton declared himself “Emperor of These United States”

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Emperor Norton by Notwist — Own work, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5633343.


The story of a remarkable woman far ahead of her time

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Victoria Woodhull, c. 1870 via Wikimedia Commons.

Unselfies as an antidote to tribal and identity politics

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Photo by Céline Druguet on Unsplash


How Hadrian made his lover a god

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Emperor Hadrian with the bust of his lover Antinous in the foreground. Photo by Jim Kuhn (CC BY-SA 4.0).


Nobody cared about the painting in 1911, except for Vincenzo Peruggia

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Photo by Mika Baumeister on Unsplash

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