Jonathan Sung

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Here Is The Powerful Letter The Stanford Victim Read Aloud To Her Attacker

A former Stanford swimmer who sexually assaulted an unconscious woman was sentenced to six months in jail because a longer sentence would have "a severe impact on him," according to a judge. At his sentencing Thursday, his victim read him a letter describing the "severe impact" the assault had on …

Empathy

We are only beginning to understand the recent, mysterious honey bee die offs

Honey bees are arguably our most important commercially available pollinator. They are responsible for pollinating numerous food plants that make our diets more exciting and nutritious, including many fruits, vegetables, and nuts.<p>Beekeepers expect some of their bees to die off from season to …

The Best Images Reacting to the New, Awful Captain America Twist

So writer Nick Spencer had a bad idea for Captain America. And Marvel had the worse idea by letting it happen. But, as is often the case, the fans …

Captain America

Type A Stress Relief Tips

People with "Type A" personality traits can experience greater-than-average levels of stress. Being time-conscious, competitive, and impatient, as …

Sardinia's Famous Cat Beach Needs to Be on Your Summer Travel Itinerary

Looking for a summer getaway that combines your love of cats <i>and</i> beautiful scenery?<p>TripAdvisor.com has the <i>purr</i>-fect place for you: Sardinia.<p>The …

A Collection Of Comics That Introverts Will Totally Relate To

(Comic via Gemma Correll)<p>When Myers-Briggs came up with their test to categorize people as either introverted or extroverted they couldn't have known …

Personality

The End of Second Languages Is Near

New technology means you can skip the college electives.<p>Remember all those warnings that learning a second language would be a great asset in your …

The Painful Truth About Affirmative Action

Why racial preferences in college admissions hurt minority students -- and shroud the education system in dishonesty.<p><i>Why racial preferences in college admissions hurt minority students -- and shroud the education system in dishonesty.</i><p>michaeljung/Shutterstock<p>Affirmative action in university …

He Fell In Love With His Grad Student — Then Fired Her For It

Christian Ott, a young astrophysics professor at Caltech, engaged in “discriminatory and harassing” behavior toward two female graduate students, a university investigation has found.<p>Christian Ott, a young astrophysics professor at the California Institute of Technology, fell in love with one of …

Humorously Relatable Illustrations Display the Reality of Living with Anxiety and Depression

British illustrator Gemma Correll combines art and humor to cope with the depression and anxiety disorder she's dealt with throughout her life. Globally, 1 out of every 13 people are affected by anxiety (the most common form of mental illness) and depression impacts an estimated 350 million …

The Secret to Learning a Foreign Language as an Adult

<i>Answer by David Bailey, CEO of Spotnight, on Quora.</i><p>I’ve learned several foreign languages as an adult. I was able to learn French to conversation …

What kind of man would drop his daughter off a bridge?

Continue your story?<p>The last time you were on this page, you bookmarked your spot in the story. Would you like to pick up where you left off?<p>Do not …

7 mind-blowing comparisons that put huge numbers into perspective

Shutterstock<p>The human brain is great at lots of things, but appreciating <i>really</i> big numbers is a task where the brain just kind of gives up.<p>Sure, the …

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