Crimes Against Humanities
September 03, 2013
Science goes where it doesn’t belong.
11 Far-Out Projects Funded by Famous Billionaires
August 15, 2013
South African entrepreneur Elon Musk, the Tesla founder who made his name by co-founding PayPal, unveiled plans Monday for a high-speed tubular transportation system called the "Hyperloop," which could shuttle passengers between San Francisco to Los
The Real Cure for AIDS
August 14, 2013
In March 3, at a conference in Atlanta, a 59-year-old needlepoint expert, former missionary, and specialist in pediatric infectious disease named Hannah Gay announced that she’d found a cure for HIV.
Proven by Science: There Is No Such Thing as "Hookup Culture"
August 13, 2013
You’d think that sixteen years of Catholic education would’ve inured me to watching middle-aged adults freak out about sex.
Academic Journal: Does Your Period Affect Your Politics?
August 11, 2013
In June, Psychological Science, an academic monthly that calls itself the "the highest ranked empirical journal in psychology," published a peer-reviewed article titled "The Fluctuating Female Vote: Politics, Religion and the Ovulatory Cycle." Lead-a
No, Science Doesn't Have All the Answers
August 07, 2013
Kibbitzing with Leon Wieseltier on scientism, threats to the humanities, and the highbrow/lowbrow wars.
Science Is Not Your Enemy
August 06, 2013
A plea for an intellectual truce.
To the Editor:
By focusing too much on weight loss.
The Chewing Sound and the Fury
July 18, 2013
What if small, everyday noises ruined your life?