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Yes, You Can Measure White Privilege

White Privilege

Text-based developer Inkle goes visual with sci-fi game ‘Heaven’s Vault’

Inkle, the developer behind the fantastic mobile text adventure <i>80 Days</i> and the Sorcery series announced its most ambitious project yet: <i>Heaven’s …

Dolby Atmos

Spring Thing 2017 is now open!

I'm very pleased to announce that the 2017 Spring Thing Festival of Interactive Fiction is now open!<br>Held annually since 2002, Spring Thing is a …

Brain Scans Show 4 Different Types of Depression

Scientists say they’ve found neurological evidence of four different subtypes of depression—a discovery that may someday help doctors select the best …

Depression

The Human Toll of Protecting the Internet from the Worst of Humanity

Henry Soto worked for Microsoft’s online-safety team, in Seattle, for eight years. He reviewed objectionable material on Microsoft’s products—Bing, the cloud-storage service OneDrive, and Xbox Live among them—and decided whether to delete it or report it to the police. Each day, Soto looked at …

This racial justice map sheds light on an often overlooked part of U.S. history

Dark parts of American history are often swept under the rug for being too shameful and painful. But engaging with that history is crucial to …

25 Quotes From Confucius That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

If you’ve ever studied Chinese history, you’ve undoubtedly heard of the great philosopher Confucius.<p>Not only has his words of wisdom had enormous …

The Science Of Gender: No, Men Aren't From Mars And Women From Venus

Testosterone Rex is extinct.<p>That's the central conclusion of a fascinating new book by University of Melbourne psychologist Cordelia Fine. Testosterone Rex: Myths of Sex, Science, and Society hit the bookstores Tuesday.<p>"Testosterone Rex" is a nickname for the view that women and men are essentially …

Let Go Or Be Dragged

You do not suffer because things are impermanent. You suffer because things are impermanent and you think they are permanent.<br>— Thich Nhat Hanh<p>Next …

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The Distinction Between Slavery and Race in U.S. History

The history of the Electoral College is receiving a lot of attention. Pieces like this one, which explores “the electoral college and its racist …

Black History

Study Finds Students Of All Races Prefer Teachers Of Color

"Do you speak English?"<p>When Hua-Yu Sebastian Cherng walked into his summer school classroom for the first time as a brand-new teacher, a student greeted him with this question. Nothing in his training had prepared him to address race and identity. But he was game, answering the student lightly, …

10 Spooky Tabletop Games for Your Halloween Game Night

Games for a hauntingly good time.<p>October might just be the best month, what with all of the apple picking, the beautiful leaves, apple pie, and scary …

Interesting Facts You NEED to Know About Your Blood Type

<b>The food you should eat depends on it –</b>nutritional requirements are different for different blood types. Blood group O is related to gastric …

We. Think. Everyday.

by | | Internet<p>GoDaddy.com is an Internet hosting company and domain registrar. Founded by Bob Parsons in 1997 and headquartered in Scotsdale, …

How Poverty Affects the Brain

Tech & Science Brains poverty<p>The video tells the story of Malala Yousafzai, the Nobel Peace Prize winner from Pakistan who at 15 survived being shot …

7 Emotional-Management Practices That Propel Success

Calming your inner turmoil opens you to respond better to inevitable changes.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Poor emotional management can destroy a person’s personal and professional life. A person in business who doesn’t possess a well-kept check on his or her …

What's the Difference Between Ice Cream & Gelato?

If you’ve ever found yourself at the ice cream shop or in the freezer section of the supermarket wondering what the difference is between ice cream …

Recruiter Who Warned Against Engagement Rings Says His Advice Is for 'Real World'

Want to nail that job interview? Better leave your flashy engagement ring at home.<p>That’s the much-criticized advice from executive recruiter Bruce …

FACT CHECK: Did LBJ Advocate: 'Convince the Lowest White Man He's Better Than the Best Colored Man'?

CLAIM<p>President Lyndon B. Johnson once said, "If you can convince the lowest white man he's better than the best colored man, he won't notice you're …

5 Story Games You Really Should Know About

Story games are RPGs with a focus on storytelling and narrative over mechanics and GM oversight. They are often cinematic, sometimes run with no GM …

A Harvard psychologist says too many people think about happiness all wrong

Generally speaking, trying hard is a great way to achieve most of what you want in life.<p>Put in more effort at work and your prospects for a promotion will almost definitely improve — at least more than they would if you simply accepted the status quo of being a slacker.<p>Date a lot of people and …

Living Rooms

When Someone we Love Moves On & We’re still Struggling to Let Go.

“I can’t believe he’s already hooking up with someone else. We’ve been broken up for two weeks!”<p>“I feel like I didn’t matter at all. She moved on so …

Sex and the single Christian: Why celibacy isn’t the only option

By Bromleigh McCleneghan<p>It isn’t fair that some folks remain single when they’d rather be partnered. Loneliness and longing can be meaningful, but usually that transformation from suffering to beauty can happen only if we attempt to live into this one wild life we’ve been given, to look for …