Without change of leadership throughout, meaningful improvement could be elusive.
April 23, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
Rose George reports from Nepal and Bangladesh on menstrual taboos.
April 23, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
We mistakenly think that harder foods contain fewer calories, and those mistakes can affect our belt sizes.
April 23, 2014 • 11:35 AM • Share
Our Best Friends
If existing behavioral programs aren’t working, can therapeutic sessions with a dog help kids who have problems at school?
April 23, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
Studies have shown that when public figures die from disease, the public takes notice. New research suggests this could be the key to reaching those who are most at risk.
April 23, 2014 • 9:45 AM • Share
The one-word-at-a-time presentation eliminates the eye movements that help you comprehend what you’re reading.
April 23, 2014 • 8:07 AM • Share
X and Y
Or, more specifically, what’s wrong with taking a steroid, while you’re pregnant, to try to increase the odds that your female fetus will someday grow up to be a straight woman who gives you grandchildren, and not a lesbian daughter more interested in puppies?
April 23, 2014 • 8:00 AM • Share
The 30 Top Thinkers Under 30
For the month of April we’re profiling the individuals who made our inaugural list of the 30 top thinkers under 30, the young men and women we predict will have a serious impact on the social, political, and economic issues we cover every day here at Pacific Standard.
April 23, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
The Future of Money
WhatsApp, Oculus, Instagram, Tumblr: These are just some of the technology companies recently valued at $1 billion or more. Whether we’re in a start-up bubble or not nobody can agree on, but one thing is certain: We have no idea what the future looks like, and an investment today could result in huge profits tomorrow.
April 23, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
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