Before Herbert came along and wrote Dune, few if any sci-fi stories were set in fully realized universes.
In a 2018 article, Gallup writer Ryan Pendell shared some frightening figures for business leaders. Public poll data showed that only a quarter of employees believed their leaders had a […]
Germany finds itself once again allowing a murderous dictator to run rampant in Europe, though this time it is due to incompetence and technophobia rather than malice.
It’s the early 20th century, and you are the captain of a ship. A barquentine specifically—three masts and a coal-burning steam engine in her belly. She’s a sturdy and capable […]
Many of the furniture giant’s products are named after Swedish locations. Not everyone is happy about that.
Intrinsic religiosity has a protective effect against depression symptoms.
Psychologists W. Keith Campbell, (Ph.D.) and Carolyn Crist explain why narcissists rise to power and how to make sure your support is going to someone making effective, positive change.
From "shell shock" to "combat fatigue," the wars of the past century have violently illuminated the power trauma can wield over the mind and body.
Math offers good evidence that humans can solve any problem — as long as there’s money in it.
New research sheds light on the indoctrination process of radical extremist groups.
More than 200 years ago, scientists tried to figure out how bats navigate in the dark (or without eyes). This set in motion a series of events that led to the development of ultrasound as a form of psychotherapy.
Like witchcraft, "racecraft" refers to a kind of magical thinking — one that treats race as if it were scientifically meaningful.
Apparently the Catholic Church is a small business.
The pandemic has many people questioning whether they ever want to go back to the office.
Time and again, studies have found a connection between authoritarian ideals and meaning in life — a notion backed up by historical documents.
In 1966, Disney announced his intention to build Epcot, an acronym for “Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow.”
There is a lot of truth in the ancient wisdom found in almost all religions. Love really is the answer to most problems.
Participants were also more likely to see God as old than young, and male rather than female.
The COVID-19 pandemic is making health disparities in the United States crystal clear. It is a clarion call for health care systems to double their efforts in vulnerable communities.
Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes is often labeled a quintessential Spanish artist, but his allegiance may well have lied with the French Enlightenment instead.