A successful failure is a failure that your child can actually learn from and develop from.
Living your dream job has nothing to do with the specifics of the job. It has to do with the fulfillment that you get from that job.
We need to search for disconfirming evidence to correct mistakes.
People spend a lot of time trying to think about how to connect abstract concepts to real life. 3D printers open up a whole new possibility.
In light of the interrelatedness of all life, we have an obligation to remove silos and broaden biological and biomedical thinking.
A new charity group, Library for All, has figured out how to bring books to Haitian children in a way that would make Occam and his razor very, very proud.
A lot of the great successes in life were overnight successes after 10 years of hard work.
The people who build their own theories of the universe tend to work alone and that is both a wonderful thing because it means they have the courage to create their own theory of reality basically with very little help and I do think it takes some real courage to do this, to be, as it were, a ...
I have my own personal definition of disadvantage and it comes from my own background of growing up in foster homes in Brooklyn, New York. I never felt that I was disadvantaged because I was poor. My disadvantage as I grew up came from the fact that I didn’t know anybody who knew anybody, and ...
What I advise you to do is to actually go off-piste, and find ways to interact with people outside of your field.
After almost a century, cancer is still the No. 2 cause of death in the U.S. Why?
Researchers are working on a method to teach passwords through a series of repetitive actions that, ideally, become so familiar that the user does them without conscious thought.
For Leon Wieseltier, the corrosive effects of modern technology spell the demise of humanity as we know it. I'm not so sure.
Why do we have some people who are very religious who look at the world and other people in very compassionate ways and we have other people who are very religious and they look at the world in very negative ways?
Older people are actually happier than younger people.