Tag Archives: Debate

Week 42 : What aspects of humans have made us a successful species?

Humans are a strange species, probably the only one that even cares about success so what is it that makes us successful?

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Week 40 : Does Nature or Nurture form a Person’s Personality

Some people think it is the environment you grow up in that makes you who you are whilst others think that you are who you are and that is it.

It is a question as old as time.

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Week 37 : Would you kill 10 people to save 1?

We’re back with the weekly question! We know it disappeared mid-September but we hope that this year we’ll be able to bring it back and keep it running all year long, we’ve kept what number week we were up to instead of restarting the count because we are interested to see how high we can get this up. Because we’re nerds I guess.

So this week is a question of morality. Would I kill 10 people to save just 1.

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Week 36 : Why do humans often associate beauty with morality?

Sorry that the question is a day late, after a hard week Anna just couldn’t edit anything yesterday so you will see a few more posts from some of us not so often seen posters in the next few weeks trying to fill in some gaps for her.

As for the question it wasn’t something I thought about until I had to think about it and it is true. The face of beauty tends to be seen as the pure one whilst the face of the ugly usually depicts the evils in the world but why is that?

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