Elizabeth Winkler

The Man Behind the Most Infamous Cartoon of All Time
Danish Editor Flemming Rose defends his crusade against political correctness
December 09, 2014

Danish editor Flemming Rose did not know he was going to incite a world debate when he commissioned a now-infamous cartoon of Mohammed. But he stands by it. 

Peter Thiel Is a Closet Humanist
September 22, 2014

Even though he wants to keep kids out of college.

The Innovation Myth
Why you can't engineer creativity with "innovation districts"
July 23, 2014

Why you can't engineer creativity with "innovation districts."

Cleaning Your House Could Make You a More Moral Person
Go wild with the Windex
July 02, 2014

Go wild with the Windex. 

China's One-Child Policy May Be Making the Country More Violent
A 1 percent increase in the ratio between the sexes leads to a 5 percent increase in the crime rate
June 27, 2014

A 1 percent increase in the ratio between the sexes leads to a 5 percent increase in the crime rate.

A Less Smooth Soccer Ball is Actually More Predictable When It's Kicked
Science explains pressure distribution shifts!
June 20, 2014

Science explains transition points and pressure distribution shifts.

Kids Can Tell When You're Not Telling the Whole Truth
And they know to act on it
June 18, 2014

And they know they should act on it. 

People Speaking a Foreign Language Make Less Emotional Decisions
And they give much more weight to utilitarian concerns
June 16, 2014

Your moral barometer is greatly affected by the language you're speaking.

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