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It’s not Facebook you’re addicted to—it’s the drama

Facebook recently announced that it now has over 2 billion monthly users. This makes its “population” larger than that of China, the US, Mexico, and Japan combined. Its popularity—and with it, the influence it has in society—is beyond dispute. But for many the experience of actually using the site …

Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature Is Almost Certainly False

• <b>Author:</b> Thomas Nagel<p>The modern materialist approach to life has conspicuously failed to explain such central mind-related features of our world as consciousness, intentionality, meaning, and value. This failure to account for something so integral to nature as mind, argues philosopher Thomas Nagel, …

Indie bookstores always have the best book recs. So we asked them what to read this summer.

If you want a really good book recommendation, go to the critics, by all means — but don’t neglect your local independent bookstore. Booksellers have to stay on top of an enormous volume of books, and they have a unique perspective on what’s selling to whom. And really good independent bookstores …

All Extremely Confident People Give Up These 13 Habits

Real confidence is built through hard work and excellent habits.<p>Real confidence is not narcissism.<p>Although the two often get confused, people with narcissistic tendencies need everyone to think that they're special. They have a need for admiration and a sense of entitlement that's rooted in …

What Science Says About Vaginal Orgasms, Because They May Increase Pain Threshold

When it comes to orgasms, and there <i>is</i> more than one kind, many people are skeptical about the vaginal orgasm. This stems from both experts arguing …

7 Things Science Says About Clitoral Orgasms

The clitoris is a fascinating part of the female anatomy. Not only because it's simply awesome, but because the only purpose of the clitoris is to …

‘Hail! Hail! Rock ‘n’ Roll’ Director Remembers ‘Diabolical’ Chuck Berry

Filmmaker Taylor Hackford, who directed Chuck Berry‘s classic 1987 documentary <i>Hail! Hail! Rock ‘n’ Roll</i>, penned a tribute to Berry following the rock …

Yuval Noah Harari: ‘Homo sapiens as we know them will disappear in a century or so’

The visionary historian, author of two dazzling bestsellers on the state of mankind, takes questions from Lucy Prebble, Arianna Huffington, Esther Rantzen and a selection of our readers<p>Last week, on his Radio 2 breakfast show, Chris Evans read out the first page of <i>Sapiens</i>, the book by the Israeli …

Singularity

20+ Animals Who Have Perfected the Art of Camouflage

The animal kingdom can be harsh. What to do if you are a small animal trying to defend yourself or a predator who wants to stealthily stalk their prey? Evolution's answer—camouflage. While we often think of the chameleon as the perfect example of camouflage, in reality, things are much more complex.<p>…

Zoology

This Gigantic Ring of Galaxies Could Bring Einstein's Gravity Into Question

Moving way too fast for current physics to explain.<p>Scientists have discovered that a gigantic ring of galaxies stretching 10 million light-years wide …

Richard Wagamese, Whose Writing Explored His Ojibwe Heritage, Dies at 61

Richard Wagamese was just a toddler in 1958 when his parents left him and his three young siblings in a bush camp in northwestern Ontario for days while they drank in a town 60 miles away.<p>It was February, and when the firewood and food ran out, his older brother and sister hauled him and another …

Ten Incredible Pictures That Showcase Astronomy's Future

A visible-light telescope can reveal incredible views of nebulae, thanks to multi-wavelength imaging and advanced camera technology.<p>But in order to view what happens inside, you have to go into space.<p>Visible light can reveal the wispy tendrils of evaporating gas, the presence of various elements …

Cosmology

Love Advice That We Need to Start Ignoring Immediately

Until I reached the ripe old age of 34, I valiantly tried to follow the relationship and dating “rules” I learned from magazine articles, rom coms starring Meg Ryan, and my married friends: I didn’t text a guy first. I never slept with anyone too soon. I wore bras and underwear that matched. Where …

Relationships

Read the oldest love poem in the world

"Istanbul #2461" was written by the ancient Sumerians and is etched on a clay tablet.<p>At around 4,000 years old, 'Istanbul #2461', as it's …

“Chuck has his own way of showing appreciation”: Concert documentary “Hail! Hail! Rock ‘n’ Roll” offers a candid Insight into Chuck Berry

<b>Keith Richards, Chuck Berry (AP/Vann)</b><p>Keith Richards worked like a dog to get Chuck Berry’s 60th-birthday concert right and Berry treated him like one<p>Caryn Rose<p>March 20, 2017 11:00pm (UTC)<p>Taylor Hackford’s 1987 documentary about Chuck Berry, “Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll,” is a fascinating window into …

Chuck Berry

Read This Letter Written to Chuck Berry by Carl Sagan in 1986

Rock and roll pioneer Chuck Berry died at his home near Wentzville, Missouri on Saturday. And while Berry leaves behind an immeasurable musical …

Chuck Berry’s Memoir Grabs You Like a Song

Chuck Berry, who died on Saturday at 90, was rock’s first great songwriter. Here’s what’s less known: He also wrote its first great memoir.<p>“Chuck Berry: The Autobiography” was published in 1987. Its first sentence is a declaration of independence and intent: “This book is entirely written, phrase …

'The True Flag' traces America's leap into empire-building in summer 1898

Avarice and arrogance, cloaked in rhetoric about humanitarian intervention, prompted an expensive foreign war that proved more intractable than any …

Did World War II start in 1937 in Asia and not in 1939 in Europe as our history books claim?

Oxford historian Rana Mitter claims great global conflict truly began when Japan attacked China.<p>An Oxford historian is arguing that the history books …

5 Great Hip Hop Albums You Have Never Heard (III)

Part three in our <i>5 Great Hip Hop Albums You Have Never Heard</i> series futures five dope albums released between 1997 and 2000. In the last years of the …

The 30 Greatest Love Songs – As Chosen By NME

Love is like a box of chocolates: you keep looking for the one you really want, and leave the shit for some other poor sap. Luckily, these artists …

Love Songs

The 50 podcasts you need to hear

Harriet Gibsone, Stuart Heritage, Gwilym Mumford, Louis Pattison, Jack Seale, Bella Todd & Hannah Verdier

Nobel laureate finds beauty in science and science in beauty

A Beautiful Question<i><br>Frank Wilczek<br>Penguin Press, $29.95</i><p>Frank Wilczek knows how to focus a book. <i>A Beautiful Question</i> applies the lessons of modern …

Nobel Prize

Your body language may shape who you are

Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves. Social psychologist Amy Cuddy argues that "power posing" — …

Discovery in Israel pushes back dawn of agriculture to 23,000 years ago

Evidence of cereal cultivation has been discovered at a 23,000-year-old site in the Galilee, doubling the age of the first attempts at …

27 terrifying photos of 2 Instagram stars who risk their lives climbing landmark buildings around the world

Two 20-somethings from Russia and Ukraine, who go by the pseudonyms Vitaliy Raskalov and Vadim Makhorov, have built a huge Instagram following , exceeding 100,000 now, by scaling some of the world's tallest buildings and snapping breathtaking photos from the top of them.<p>Some of the landmarks they …

Skyscrapers

Hemingway's 10 Best Quotes

In celebration of the man's birthday, our favorite words of wisdom from the legendary writer.<p>In celebration of the man's birthday, our favorite words of wisdom from the legendary writer.