Our temporal experience of the world is not divided into a series of neat segments, yet that's how we talk about time.
A new survey also found that women executives believe imposter syndrome to be common among women in corporate America.
Listening to some songs can cause a powerful physiological response known as "frisson." What is it, and why does it happen?
Travel half the distance to your destination, and there's always another half to go. Despite Zeno's Paradox, you always arrive right on time.
"Politics is weird. It’s the only business in the world in which you take a really, really important position, and you give it to someone with no qualifications." —Tony Blair
A 2017 University of Wisconsin-Madison study was the first of it's kind to show structural differences in the psychopathic brain.
What happens when simulation theory becomes more than a fascinating thought experiment?
Zeno’s paradox stumped philosophers, mathematicians, and intellectuals for millennia. It took physics to finally solve it. The fastest human in the world, according to the Ancient Greek legend, was the heroine […]
There are scientifically proven ways you can improve your self-esteem, right now.
It's all about smooth pursuit.
In 1919, Woodrow Wilson attempted to rally the U.S. behind the League of Nations. His failure suggested the way forward.
Being an American president is a powerful but dangerous job, a fact shown by many assassination attempts.
Complex problems undermine the very principle of meritocracy: the idea that the ‘best person’ should be hired. There is no best person.
"The quality of homework assigned is so poor that simply getting kids to read, replacing homework with self-selected reading, was a more powerful alternative," said Professor Richard Allington.
Are Macron and Le Pen re-enacting a centuries-old conflict?
Instead of viewing racism as a moral failure, Racists Anonymous treats it like a disease from which everyone suffers.
Historian Alfred McCoy explains why American power is coming to an end and lays out his vision for the new global order.
Plus, how the mycelium network’s destruction could, physically, actually end life in the Universe. Imagine taking a seemingly impossible journey: traveling to another Universe on a network of biological spores […]