Ticking off a category of things to do can feel like progress or a fun time coming to an end.
September 19, 2014 • 7:31 AM • Share
White Americans are more comfortable with punitive and harsh policing and sentencing when they imagine that the people being policed and put in prison are black.
September 18, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
The cost and the crackdown, worldwide.
September 18, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
OKCupid manipulates user data in an attempt to find out.
September 17, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
The ability to delay gratification has been held up as the one character trait to rule them all—the key to academic success, financial security, and social well-being. But willpower isn’t the answer. The new, emotional science of self-regulation.
September 15, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
A new study tracks how people experience moral issues in everyday life.
September 11, 2014 • 11:03 AM • Share
And three-quarters of white Americans report that they haven’t had a meaningful conversation with a single non-white person in the last six months.
September 10, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
Placebos, nocebos, and the importance of communicating with our physicians.
September 9, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
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