Psychedelic drugs and the law: What’s next?
The push to legalize magic mushrooms, MDMA, LSD, and other hallucinogens is likely to heighten tensions between state and federal law.
Trapped in routine? Here’s how to “dishabituate” and rediscover joy
Neuroscientist Tali Sharot shares two ways to “dishabituate” yourself from your routine: take a break or make a change.
The 3 myths of mindfulness
Mindfulness is hugely popular today, but one philosopher has argued that certain unchecked types of mindfulness are deeply flawed.
Sooner or later we all face death. Will a sense of meaning help us?
Eastern philosophy says there is no “self.” Science agrees
Viewing abstract art causes notable cognitive changes
Generate brilliant ideas by relaxing your cognitive filters
Ancient technology that was centuries ahead of its time
More Americans than ever have no friends. Here are 5 steps to make more friends.
The secrets of cooperation
Today, people fear Twitter. In the 1850s, they feared telegrams
China’s spy balloon: Inflatable eyes in the sky have been used for centuries
No, 90% of new businesses don’t fail. Here’s why.