"The United States does not know what it stands for," explains political scientist Ian Bremmer, author of a new book about the American imperative to define foreign policy values.
No, Stephen J. Dubner doesn't actually endorse bank robbery. What he does endorse is amusing deconstructions of cultural acts or items — robbing banks, for instance — and analyzing data to stumble upon intriguing...
When we think about ISIS it's important to try to understand what they are and why they're as effective as they are.
New robot seeks to bring convenience to your life, and can master new tasks on the fly.
Alas science does not operate outside the human realm, but as an extension of our natural capabilities — the good as well as the bad ones.
New research from Dartmouth shows that obese teens more susceptible to food commercials than non-food commercials compared to their healthy mates.
by Big Think Editors
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