Universities rarely release the specific criteria behind their aid decisions. Could a little-known regulation help open the black box?
March 7, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
Oliver Burkeman explores human nature, violence, feminism, and religion with one of the world’s most controversial cognitive scientists. Can he dent Steven Pinker’s optimism?
March 7, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
From Literature and Physical Culture to Banknote 2014, academic gatherings you should be aware of.
March 7, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
Listening may not be the best way to judge an orchestra’s chops.
March 7, 2014 • 9:45 AM • Share
The World Wide Web
A new analysis proves armchair activism is alive and well.
March 7, 2014 • 8:08 AM • Share
Observations from a day spent watching the “8 Mile” pack in Yellowstone with crowds of tourists from an environmental scientist who should know better.
March 7, 2014 • 8:00 AM • Share
Genes Are Us
Epigenetics is a hot field right now, and while many recent findings aren’t nearly as revolutionary as its practitioners believe, we have seen some provocative study results that are hard to dismiss.
March 7, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
New research points to the power of physical contact to counteract unconscious bias.
March 7, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
ProPublica surveys some recent research on potential health implications of hydro fracking.
March 6, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
There is a simple reason that it might seem like it does, even if it doesn’t.
March 6, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
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