Culture

July 23, 2014

Strangely Beautiful Photos of Tiny Bugs
8:00 PM

Using science to photograph the tiniest beetles.

The Innovation Myth
Why you can't engineer creativity with "innovation districts"

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

Dogs Get Jealous When You Ignore Them
A new study on the science of canine emotion
2:00 PM

Think twice before getting Fido a companion.

I Slept Next to the Wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
The crisis in Eastern Europe didn't really hit home. Until it did.
1:55 PM

As a Dutchman, the crisis in Eastern Europe didn't really hit home. Until it did.

Watch Julia Ioffe Explain the Russia-Ukraine Conflict to Stephen Colbert
8:56 AM

Julia Ioffe appeared on "The Colbert Report" last night to talk about the Russia-Ukraine conflict—and whether Russia is going to colonize the moon.

Chief Happiness Officer Is the Latest, Creepiest Job in Corporate America
12:00 AM

You will be happy, dammit. And Big Brother will make sure of it.

July 22, 2014

You Are Now Entering the Demented Kingdom of William T. Vollmann
Home to goddesses, dreams, and a dangerously uncorrupted literary mind
8:00 PM

Home to goddesses, dreams, and a dangerously uncorrupted literary mind.

Woody Allen's Worst Film Yet
The charming 'Blue Jasmine' seems very much in the past
8:00 PM

After Blue Jasmine, his latest is a major disappointment. 

This Sculptor Piles People on Top of Each Other to Make Art
3:54 PM

And rethinking public spaces in the process.

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