Various studies have found that, on average, belief in God is associated with lower scores on IQ tests.
If your vision is clear, everything is revelatory. The author of "My Struggle" on writing his way into life.
When we are asked to check a sex-identity box on a bureaucratic form, what definition of sex is being invoked and to what end?
It all surrounds your outlook on the self-presentation process.
French president Emmanuel Macron recently announced plans to close all of the country's coal-fired power plants two years ahead of schedule.
Research from my PrejudiceLab at Goldsmiths, University of London shows that people who score high on the collective narcissism scale are particularly sensitive to even the smallest offences to their group’s image.
The term “hodl” originated in a drunken post about Bitcoin from 2013, but it’s evolved into a movement in the cryptocurrency community.
In her book, The Power of Meaning, Emily Esfahani Smith details the four pillars of meaning, arguing that they're much more important than chasing happiness.
The U.S. government has shut down 18 times in the past four decades, but this most recent instance has proven unique.
Over a 100 North Korean ships have washed up on Japan's shores since the start of 2017.
Researchers now believe raw-meat-based pet food should be labeled extremely dangerous.
New research shows protein synthesis is 40 greater post-workout when eating the whole egg.
A new law in Germany seeks to close the gender pay gap, but it could ultimately prove counterproductive.
Is coolness wearing a leather jacket and slicking your hair back? Or is it "a measured rebellion" within established boundaries? One big thinker tells us that being "cool" is sort of like a cult, at least from a...
Magical thinking has always run deep in America, but in the last 30 years things have begun to escalate. "Nutty fringe ideas" are making their way into the mainstream.
Here's the psychology that explains why many economists prefer to be narrowly right yet broadly wrong (they suffer from professional "rigor distortis").
Nigeria, which accounted for more than half of all polio cases in 2012, reported zero new cases of the infectious disease in 2017.
New studies support the benefits of the Mediterrean Diet.
How much genetic diversity is actually needed to keep a population healthy?
While the unchecked ego might be popular at parties, it can get us into all kinds of trouble. Mark Epstein, MD combines psychotherapy and Buddhism to help people live with the self.
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