Why Are Atheists Generally Smarter Than Religious People?

For more than a millennium, scholars have noticed a curious correlation: Atheists tend to be more intelligent than religious people. It's unclear why this trend...

Gay Dads More Involved in Kids’ Lives Than Heterosexual Fathers

Kentucky family court judge W. Mitchell Nance says he refuses to hold hearings on same-sex couples' adoptions "as a matter of conscience." He's not the only authority...

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Wonderful & Strange: Why Viewers Love the Unsettling World of ‘Twin Peaks’

The television phenomenon known as "Twin Peaks" began in 1990 with the naked corpse of a homecoming queen wrapped in plastic and found on...

Taiwan’s Top Court Rules in Favor of Same-Sex Marriage

A ruling by Taiwan's Constitutional Court this morning paves the way for the island to become the first place in Asia to approve same-sex...

Hunting Big Game: Why People Kill Animals for Fun

"The big beast stood like an uncouth statue, his hide black in the sunlight; he seemed what he was, a monster surviving over from...

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Hunting Big Game: Why People Kill Animals for Fun

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Wonderful & Strange: Why Viewers Love the Unsettling World of ‘Twin Peaks’

The television phenomenon known as "Twin Peaks" began in 1990 with the naked corpse of a homecoming queen wrapped in plastic and found on...

Gay Dads More Involved in Kids’ Lives Than Heterosexual Fathers

Kentucky family court judge W. Mitchell Nance says he refuses to hold hearings on same-sex couples' adoptions "as a matter of conscience." He's not the only authority...

The Most Charismatic Leaders Aren’t the Most Effective Ones

If you're looking to get into a management role, you might want to aim to boost your charisma … just not too much. A new...

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Wonderful & Strange: Why Viewers Love the Unsettling World of ‘Twin...

The television phenomenon known as "Twin Peaks" began in 1990 with the naked corpse of a homecoming queen wrapped in plastic and found on...

Gay Dads More Involved in Kids’ Lives Than Heterosexual Fathers

Kentucky family court judge W. Mitchell Nance says he refuses to hold hearings on same-sex couples'...

Comey ‘Stunned’ by Trump: Why We ‘Freeze’ in Uncomfortable Situations

How could former FBI Director James Comey, a 6-foot-8 onetime prosecutor known to stand up...

Are Flat-Earthers Being Serious?

Members of the Flat Earth Society claim to believe the Earth is flat. Walking around...

How Learning to Read Rewrites the Brain

People who learn to read as adults show profound changes in deep structures of the brain,...

Hunting Big Game: Why People Kill Animals for Fun

"The big beast stood like an uncouth statue, his hide black in the sunlight; he...