Daniel V.

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Generation Adderall

Have you ever been to Enfield? I had never even heard of it until I was 23 and living in London for graduate school. One afternoon, I received notification that a package whose arrival I had been anticipating for days had been bogged down in customs and was now in a FedEx warehouse in Enfield, an …

The 8 Worst Things to Do After a Workout

1 of 9<p>Post-Workout Pitfalls<p>In previous articles I have discussed some things you should not do before a workout, and during your actual workout. Now …

How “Silicon Valley” Nails Silicon Valley

When Dick Costolo attended the University of Michigan, in the nineteen-eighties, his major was computer science, but he was surprised to find that he also had a knack for improv comedy. After graduation, he moved to Chicago and took classes at the Second City Theatre. Unlike some of his peers …

6 Scientific Explanations For Famous Bible 'Miracles'

Last year, we sat down with the Bible -- not to learn how to be better (or indeed, even slightly less terrible) people, but rather to see if any of …

Red Sea

What is a “particle”?

Quantum physics says everything is made of particles, but what does that actually mean? “Is he a dot or is he a speck? When he's underwater, does he …

Earth - The strange fate of a person falling into a black hole

<i>This was the most-read story on BBC Earth in 2015. Here is another chance to read it.</i><p>It could happen to anyone. Maybe you're out trying to find a new habitable planet for the human race, or maybe you're just on a long walk and you slip. Whatever the circumstances, at some point we all find …