Alice Robb

Topless Girls in British Tabloids Are a Product, Not a Cause, of Sexism
January 27, 2015

Rupert Murdoch is still the worst, though.

How Obama Can Keep His Audience Awake Tonight: Go Negative
January 20, 2015

Dutch researchers reveal the key to gripping political speeches.

92 Percent of College Students Prefer Reading Print Books to E-Readers
January 14, 2015

92 percent of students in the U.S., Japan, Germany, and Slovakia believe they concentrate better on text in print than on screen.

No Student Who Applied to Goucher College With a Video Has Been Rejected
January 11, 2015

Only 64 people used it, but they were more diverse than the rest of the applicant pool.

There Is No 'Charlie Hebdo' In America
January 08, 2015

It's not 'Jon Stewart.' 

Polling Is Overrated. To Predict an Election, Choose the Politician Who Gets the Most Laughs.
January 06, 2015

In five swing states, the candidate who elicited a higher number of positive responses per minute carried the state.

What It Says About You If You Enjoy Horror Movies
January 04, 2015

Men are most likely to enjoy a scary film if accompanied by a distressed woman.

How 2014 Became the Year of Mindfulness
December 31, 2014

How a Buddhist concept moved into the mainstream.

Sorry, 'The Nutcracker' Is Racist
December 24, 2014

The ballet traffics in blatant stereotypes.