This video game designer's creations have been said to work "neurological magic."
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The attack on the Capitol forces us to confront an existential question about privacy.
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From mobile learning to microlearning, these five methods for training employees are some of the most effective in the modern world of business.
There's a reason they call work "work."
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Will nefarious players use social media to sway public opinion again this November?
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Cognitive psychologist Steven Pinker reminds us that innuendo and euphemism yield better quid pro quo results than an "or else" ultimatum.
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Virtual reality continues to blur the line between the physical and the digital, and it will change our lives forever.
The English Department is instituting a series of reforms that cuts across the entire university.
New research suggests anti-vaxxers overestimate all problems associated with mortality.
What responsibility should government authorities and Big Tech take in policing the spread of sedition-oriented content?
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Humans are woefully unaware of their olfactory sense. That's the reality we've been sold.