Quartz has analyzed 100,000 drawings to see if there are cultural differences in the way people draw basic shapes.
Consider the real meaning of nirvana next time you face a crisis.
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Instead of viewing racism as a moral failure, Racists Anonymous treats it like a disease from which everyone suffers.
The political and economic ideas of socialism are coming back into fashion.
For the Sgt. Pepper 50th anniversary remix, good intentions and modern technology revitalize a classic album.
In the glamor-filled world of drag queens, fashion and "ethical self-fashioning" might be closer than we think.
Sure, the old Greek guys from 2,400 years ago get all the glory. But these living philosophers have a ton to say life, the universe, and everything as it relates to right now.
Neil deGrasse Tyson is working in with video game developers to create a space exploration game called Space Odyssey.
Spontaneous talk on surprise topics. Actor Timothy Spall on the layers of contradictions and complexities that define a person, and what's underneath.
Author and music producer Kabir Sehgal finds instruction on the true value of money running through the world’s sacred texts.
There’s a tragic socioeconomic divide between cigarette smokers and non-smokers in the U.S.
Unless we take a more scientific approach to philanthropy, we risk spending a lot of money doing some very backward, ineffective, and inefficient things.
The children of very young and very old fathers were most affected.
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto just took one giant leap forward in his nation's drug policies.
Researchers at the University of Waterloo have connected inattention and giving up on your dreams.
Our way of life needs a skills upgrade, to reinstall certain old stoic ideas. Using your rights well needs "happiness bootcamp" skills.
Self-diagnosing celiac disease is a problem. Yet gluten is becoming an increasing issue for many.
Since the moment humans became aware of their existence, they have been haunted by the knowledge that it will inevitably come to an end and the hope to change this unfortunate fate. This month, during Brain Bar...
This is the first vision test of a fetus from inside the womb.