Children — and adults — are terrible at evaluating their own abilities, a crucial requirement for getting better at anything
Health & Science
The burden of bad sanitation in developing countries falls disproportionately on women
Researchers have begun to pinpoint brain differences in people who are sexually attracted to prepubescent children
Romney’s stimulus bashing doesn’t square with a green garbage-can maker’s success
Mental illness was the cause of her suicide, as it is with all suicides, which is why any effort to point fingers is so misguided
Creating deep cognitive reserves protects you from brain degeneration
Over the weekend, a Texas father beat to death a man he allegedly caught molesting his 4-year-old daughter. Should he stand trial?
It’s all too easy for us to accept humans eating other humans. What does that say about us?
Do people with depression or other psychological problems have any moral obligation to forgo bearing children in order to avoid passing on their “bad” genes?
NYC’s mayor wouldn’t be trying to outlaw giant sugary drinks if we hadn’t lost all sense of a normal serving size
Regardless of religion, we should all be rooting for mega-pastor Rick Warren and his new fitness plan
Mothballs and dental floss are now on the danger list. What else lurks in my closets?
Research shows that children will emulate negative attitudes of same-sex parents—or teachers for that matter