Big ideas in the news from around the web
Nature versus nurture is back, and this time it's about happiness. Do our behaviors make us happy, or does our brain?
A layman's lament.
The ad has been praised for its inclusivity, but it's more transgressive than that.
Climate change will hurt farmers, although not all equally. American farmers won't have it nearly as bad as African ones.
The Russian composer sheds light on his journey with depression in newly released letters, giving those of us with creative and depressive tendencies hope, perspective, and a sense of comradery.
The Star Trek actor has some words on invoking Japanese internment camps in the context of the current Syrian refugee conversation.
France is welcoming Syrian refugees, but the U.S. is frightened. Have we forgotten who we are and how we got here?
Many parents in China seek to teach their kids valuable coding skills, and they're not the only ones.