When it comes to issues such as climate change, government agencies like the EPA are charged with setting a stage for solutions rather than taking action themselves.
In our very first edition of "Tuesdays with Bill," Bill (with an assist from Kiera) goes back to the beginning and tells the story of how "Bill Nye the Science Guy" came to be.
Earlier this year, equality activist Ash Beckham spoke to Big Think about Bruce (now Caitlyn) Jenner and why having a high-profile transgender person share their story is an important milestone for the LGBTQ movement.
Sarah Larson analizes how texting our amusement has changed--how does a "heehee" sound versus a "hehe"?
The story of the boy who survived underwater for 42 minutes is astounding. But how was he able to live? Science gives us a few possible answers.
David Walsh has found that sports help people cope with big life changes--it acts as an outlet and allows us to have a sense of commuity. So, how would sports help in the transistion to retirement?
by Big Think Editors
"If humanity is being swallowed by a modern primitivism, imagination might be the thing that saves us all." - Geoffrey Fletcher