Alice Robb

New Dads Get More Breaks than New Moms in the Office
August 20, 2014

25% of people found it "admirable" when a man took care of his kids. Only 3% thought so about women. 

What Happens When Evangelical Virgin Men Get Married? This Secular Female Sociologist Found Out.
August 17, 2014

Once you get married, the “beastly”—excessive masturbation, watching pornography—doesn’t disappear.

Don’t Blame Parkinson’s for Robin Williams’s Suicide
August 15, 2014

The link between the disease and depression is well-established.

Save the World: Buy This Weird Milk in a Box
Unrefrigerated milk is good enough for the French
August 14, 2014

Unrefrigerated milk is good enough for the French

Your Baby's Pacifier Could Be Stunting His Emotional Growth
August 12, 2014

If you really want to bond with your baby, ditch the binky.

An Anthropologist Asked Schizophrenics Around the World to Describe the Voices in Their Heads
August 07, 2014

Turns out that where they're from vastly impacts what they hear.

Tipper Gore Was Right, Violent Video Games Are Bad For You
Especially those ones that play with your sense of self ...
August 05, 2014

Especially those ones that play with your sense of self.

Why Plane Disasters Won’t Make People Afraid of Flying
July 27, 2014

You'll forget about them in four to six months.

Why Did 1,000 People Watch Right-Wing D.C. Interns Debate Each Other?
A dispatch from the Cato Institute's "Libertarianism vs. Conservatism"
July 25, 2014

A dispatch from the Cato Institute's "Libertarianism vs. Conservatism."

Dogs Get Jealous When You Ignore Them
A new study on the science of canine emotion
July 23, 2014

Think twice before getting Fido a companion.

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