In a world where curiosity is highly esteemed, we can find it quite hard to picture a time when this particular trait was condemned and declared sinful. But hard as it may be, it was! For curiosity is the thirst for knowledge, the pursuit of the forbidden fruit. It is what drove Pandora to open a box she was not supposed to open, thus releasing evil on Earth.
But how could anyone tame the human thirst for knowledge? Continue reading “The Ambiguous Nature of Curiosity”