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Thoreau: Nature as prayer

A poet of nature, he dedicated some of his most strident reflections to trees, considering them living spells, prayers, and blessings.

The true story of the Turin Horse (or Nietzsche’s horse)

A legendary episode changed the life (and thought) of one of Germany’s greatest philosophers...

A Babylonian book of spells to ward off evil spirits

Demons, goblins, vampires, ghosts, and evil spirits; they’re just some of the supernatural beings these spells can scare off...