Evil

Can the problem of evil, about which so much has been written, be reduced to biochemistry?

Adam Smith was right: we are moral creatures because we are empathic. Research at CNS reveals the science behind Smith’s insights: we are virtuous because of the moral molecule, oxytocin. Adam Smith said it best, "Whatever appears to be the proper object of gratitude, appears to deserve reward; and that, in the same manner, whatever appears to be the proper object of resentment, appears to deserve punishment."

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