How Edith Windsor fell in love, got married, and won a landmark case for gay marriage. “Fuck the Supreme Court!” Edith Windsor said, one hideously hot morning in June, when she’d had just about enough.
The nation’s current post-truth moment is the ultimate expression of mind-sets that have made America exceptional throughout its history. Updated on December 28, 2017 “You are entitled to your own opinion,
Today’s public art demands research. You don’t show in an old sugar factory without studying plantation labor. You don’t install in an abandoned prison without reading up on inmates’ lives. When the British
“Craft is more than just a way of making things; perhaps it’s a way of thinking.” Machines are slowly creeping into every aspect of our lives, from how we communicate to how we work, along with a healthy
They act as a “social vaccine” that protects female students against negative stereotypes and gives them a sense of belonging. For some women, enrolling in an engineering course is like running a psychological
"What's happening is bigger than any one of us": a conversation with historian Michael Bess. Artificial intelligence has become the pet anxiety of luminaries like Elon Musk, Bill Gates, and Stephen Hawking.
The influential tech thinker has charted the history of the attention industry: enterprises that harvest our attention to sell to advertisers. The internet, he argues, is the latest communications tool
New discoveries about the human mind show the limitations of reason. In 1975, researchers at Stanford invited a group of undergraduates to take part in a study about suicide. They were presented with of