Katelyn Redelman

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There's no such thing as a 'male brain' or 'female brain,' and scientists have the scans to prove it

Do you have a male brain or a female brain? The answer, according to science, is no.<p>If you didn't expect this to be a yes-or-no question, you're not alone. Male brains do seem to be built differently than female brains. An analysis of more than 100 studies found that the volume of a man's brain is …

Los Angeles

How a Bee Sting Saved My Life: Testimony From a Lyme Disease Patient

(Photo: Bee on a Crocus via Shutterstock; Edited: LW / TO)<p>“I moved to California to die.”<p>Ellie Lobel was 27 when she was bitten by a tick and …

The Dream Life of Driverless Cars

On a brisk afternoon in October, an oddly-­equipped Honda CR-V inched through London traffic. At the wheel was Matthew Shaw, a 32-year-old architectural designer; with him was a fellow designer, William Trossell, 30, and a small team of laser-­scanner operators. All were skilled in their technical …

The Secrets in Greenland’s Ice Sheet

At one point several hundred thousand years ago, snow began falling over the center of the earth’s largest island. The snow did not melt, and in the years that followed, storms brought even more. All around Greenland, the arctic temperatures remained low enough for the snow to last past spring and …

Global Warming

The Verge Review of Animals: the capybara

Super-sized rodents from Brazil<p><i>This column is part of a series where Verge staffers post highly subjective reviews of animals. Up until now, we’ve written about animals without telling you whether they suck or rule. We are now rectifying this oversight.</i><p>New Yorkers are a soft bunch. Yeah, I said it: …

George RR Martin: our long obsession with Mars

Photograph: Moviestore/REX Shutterstock<p>Matt Damon in The Martian. Photograph: Moviestore/REX Shutterstock<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/10/1/1443696340460/3774f7b6-77a0-4d15-8390-16af075520f6-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Moviestore/REX Shutterstock<p>Matt …

Unlock The Library - History Extra

The official website for BBC History Magazine and BBC World Histories Magazine

Interview: Beautifully Ethereal Portraits Blur the Line between Dreams and Reality

Parisian-born, Los Angeles-based fine art photographer Lola Mitchell blurs the line between painting and photo, beauty and unease, and dreams and reality in her digitally manipulated images of ethereal women drifting in watery realms. Staged primarily near, above, or underneath the surface of …

Underwater Photography

A 17-Year-Old Created This Insanely Detailed "Map Of Stereotypes"

No offence, but this is brilliant. Via Martin Vargic.

Miley Cyrus's 5 Most Magical Moments on 'Saturday Night Live'

Everything about her performances was pure magic.<p>Smiley Face Emoji on an Acid Trip, Miley Cyrus, hosted <i>Saturday Night Live</i> last night and she was perfection. Like, every sketch and every song was <i>solid gold</i>. From her millennial skit masterpiece, to her gorgeous version of <i>Twinkle</i> (that left her and …

Digital Romance: The Teens Get It

A Pew survey unpacked<p>On Thursday, the Pew Research Center released a report titled “Teens, Technology, and Romantic Relationships.”<p>This is the trifecta of things that media articles often cast as interesting, inscrutable, and indicative of our times, so if you are picturing me slavering at the …

Social Media

An Oral History of Langtang, the Valley Destroyed by the Nepal Earthquake

On April 25 of this year, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake hit Nepal at 11:56 a.m., local time. Half a million homes across the country were leveled and more than 8,500 people were killed, including 19 climbers and Sherpas who died in an avalanche that roared through Mount Everest Base Camp. While images …

The Good Soldier: Why a Suicidal Officer Had to Go AWOL to Save His Life

That Sunday night, March 29th, 2009, after the dinner dishes were done and put away, Lawrence Franks took out a bottle of Jameson and turned to his …