Zachary Shank

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Review of Frederic Gros, 'A Philosophy of Walking'

In December, the journal <i>Brain Connectivity</i> published a paper called "Short- and Long-Term Effects of a Novel on Connectivity in the Brain," based on …

Sugar doesn’t make kids hyper, and other parenting myths

Baby shoes didn’t feature prominently into Baby V’s wardrobe for quite some time. Tiny Chuck Taylors are adorable, obviously, but I questioned their …

Parenting

Minimalist Poster Series Honors Science's Women Pioneers

<b>Sally Ride, physicist and astronaut</b><p>You've probably heard of women scientists like Marie Curie and Sally Ride, but do you know what they're famous for? Maybe not. Designer Hydrogene came up with this fantastic series that honors six pioneering women in science. Each minimalist-style poster uses …

Science

Articles about 5 green homes dwells april outdoors issue on Dwell.com - Dwell

In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>Every day, we select our favorite home by featuring it as the Dwell Home of the Day.<p>Explore all of the Dwell Magazine Issues for 2016. New issues will be added throughout the …

San Diego

Time-lapse Scenes of Swarming Fireflies by Vincent Brady | Colossal

<p>This is a fantastic feat of photography and editing by Vincent Brady who shot this montage of firefly timelapses in 2013 at Lake of the Ozarks, …

Snowden: Obama’s plan to reform NSA spying is a turning point

The NSA whistleblower says the latest development “marks the beginning of a new effort to reclaim our rights from the NSA.”<p>The person who triggered the furor over the National Security Agency's spying activities has given a tentative thumb's up to plans to change some of the agency's controversial …

Surveillance

New Xbox One notifications let you know when other gamers think you're being a jerk

The Xbox One's simplified Reputation system aims to keep like-minded gamers playing together, and now the folks in Redmond plan to notify you if you fall of out the community's good graces. Are you the sort of player who doesn't ruffle too many feathers? You'll be just fine -- the occasional bad …

Twitter fights Turkish censorship, determined to uphold its status as free-speech champion

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Ever since the “Arab Spring” uprisings in Egypt and Tunisia, Twitter (s twtr) has been seen by many as an engine for free …

The Round of 32: The Overrated Philosophers Bracket AdvancesCritical

<b>Update: The next round has begun. Check out the Bitter 16 here</b><p>Earlier this week, we unveiled a March Madness bracket that every philosophy nerd could …

Noam Chomsky