Pro-Russian separatists block the way to the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17. Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images Opinion 13.7: Cosmos And Culture What Would You Give Up For World Peace? August 3, 2014 War and conflict just go with the territory when you're a human. That fact has commentator Adam Frank looking for solutions. Perhaps a shared consciousness is the answer.