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You want your baby's name to be unique, but so does everyone else.
For the fewer than 50 people with this blood type, finding a blood transfusion could be extremely difficult.
Today’s careers don’t offer a clear path forward, but the rewards can be worth more than a gold watch at retirement.
Antidepressants can help alleviate PTSD symptoms when paired with psychotherapy, but does our overenthusiasm for them blind us to more effective alternatives?
How to deal with "epistemic exhaustion."
People underestimate their opponent’s capacity to feel basic human sensations. We can short-circuit this impulse through moral reframing and perspective taking.
The business case for diversity and inclusion is overwhelming. We know that diverse teams benefit from increased productivity and a wider knowledge base. We know that varied perspectives help us […]
The popular game has a backstory rife with segregation, inequality, intellectual theft, and outlandish political theories.
For many, 2020 will not be remembered as a “best of” much. We don’t need to repeat the reasons here; it’s sufficient to point out that a 100-year pandemic was […]
The claim comes after two mass shootings over the weekend that killed, in total, 31 people.
Can the duo make plant-based chicken taste "finger lickin' good"?
The dream of an ‘Earth-like’ planet showcases our astrobiological ignorance. Over the past decade, our understanding of what planets exist around stars other than our own has exploded. The number […]
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A new study takes a fresh look at the mechanics of forming habits.
Officials with the departments of Homeland Security and Defense announced the deployments Monday at a press conference.
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Brent Gleeson is a business consultant, author, and former Navy SEAL. In that last role, he’s learned about the importance of resiliency when working through challenges. He’s not just talking […]
The use of informal learning programs is on the rise in organizations around the world. A report on informal learning by Degreed states that reliance on formal learning methods — […]
Searches for this particular word increased 300% over last year.
The social media behemoth wants you to use their platform less, not more, than before.
“Scientists should think like poets,” says E.O. Wilson, because new metaphors mobilize new thinking.
In this video, Sarah Robb O’Hagan discusses some of the experiences and revelations that she had while working on her book, Extreme You. Among the most impactful realizations is how many […]
Every year, companies try to do things better, to find the most effective way to complete some task or to improve overall productivity. Employee learning programs play a massive part […]
Millennials are an integral (and growing) part of today’s workforce, now comprising the largest share of the U.S. workforce. As more tech-savvy Millennials join your organization, it becomes increasingly important […]
Keeping any employee happy and engaged with their work is a constant challenge for employers. Happy workers tend to be more productive and better able to focus on tasks than […]
Mathematics is the academic class that is most socially acceptable to regard as your weak point. This is a shame.
Plotting out the world's longest pub crawl had a serious, mathematical point
In the murky land of Twitter, a war rages online- and offline as comedians attempt to protect their writing from other writers.
Looks like the inner planets formed *after* the gas giants moved to their current position, and Jupiter ejected a fifth giant, too! “The stars look the same from night to […]