Shifts away from Islamism require grassroots, ground-up approaches to change.
Sometimes we gorge on caffeine hoping it'll jump-start our attention and focus, but that's not actually how our brains work.
Living on Mars is an essential back-up plan for humanity, says author Stephen Petranek. Here's how he thinks we can survive the radiation.
There's another player (other than genetics) that helps dictate our sexual preferences.
For years, health experts have raved about the regenerative benefits of antioxidants. Now there's a big caveat.
Beauty and duty are increasingly involved in an undeclared conflict. It's not a fair fight; one side is much stronger (illustrating how art works on our "hidden brain").
by Big Think Editors
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