Culture

January 04, 2015

What It Says About You If You Enjoy Horror Movies
11:00 PM

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

Undersharing on Facebook Has Become a Bigger Crime Than Oversharing

You might be more severely judged for what you don't say than what you do.

January 02, 2015

Personality Matters More Than Intelligence at School
4:02 PM

You might not have done well in school because you're "smart."

'Selma' Ignores the Radical Grassroots Politics of the Civil Rights Movement
Hollywood loves the great man narrative, but the civil rights movement was never about top-down leadership
2:23 PM

Hollywood loves the great man narrative, but the civil rights movement was never about top-down leadership.

January 01, 2015

The Solar System Is Slowly Re-Arranging Itself
How math is changing everything we thought we knew about space
8:00 PM

How math is changing everything we thought we knew about space.

December 31, 2014

The Best Fiction of 2014
1:57 PM

Ian McEwan, Lydia Davis, and a little-known Canadian genius.

How 2014 Became the Year of Mindfulness
11:27 AM

How a Buddhist concept moved into the mainstream.

December 30, 2014

The Islamic State Produced the Most Influential Song of the Year
10:00 PM

You won't find this gruesome number on any year-end lists.

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