Tyler Wilson

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How Iceland Got Teens to Say No to Drugs

Curfews, sports, and understanding kids’ brain chemistry have all helped dramatically curb substance abuse in the country.<p>It’s a little before 3 p.m. on a sunny Friday afternoon and Laugardalur Park, near central Reykjavik, looks practically deserted. There’s an occasional adult with a stroller, …

The Brain

China shuts Apple's film and book services

<b>China has shut down Apple's online book and movie services as it imposes strict rules governing what can be published on the net.</b><p>Regulations were unveiled in March that outlawed foreign ownership of online publishing services.<p>The rules also required that all content shown to Chinese people must be …

China

Why entrepreneurs and business owners are doing Vedic Meditation twice a day

If the word meditation still conjures up an image in your mind of a person sitting cross-legged humming, then you’re living in the past.<p>Meditation …

How the mind changes, time expands when there’s no one else around

Imagine a life where you never hear another person’s voice. There’s no phone service or internet to interrupt the day with rings, buzzes, and notifications, and no one to talk through difficult problems. To most people, such solitude sounds like misery and loneliness. But for others, living …

Apple Logs Your iMessage Contacts — and May Share Them With Police

Apple promises that your iMessage conversations are safe and out of reach from anyone other than you and your friends. But according to a document …

Why Trump wants you to hate the media

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you watched President Trump's astonishing press conference on Thursday, you might be forgiven for concluding that the most urgent problem facing America is that the media "is out of control." Some media "is fantastic," the president allowed. But on the whole, journalism is plagued by …

Three kinds of propaganda, and what to do about them

Jonathan Stray summarizes three different strains of propaganda, analyzing why they work, and suggesting counter-tactics: in Russia, it's about …