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7 Books to Read if You’re a First-time Boss

<b>Email your money conundrums, from the technical to the psychological, to</b> <b>mytwocents@nymag.com</b><p><i>The first time I agreed to manage someone, I thought,</i> She …

Sheryl Sandberg

Inside the Trial of Joaquin 'El Chapo’ Guzman, the World’s Most Infamous Drug Baron

When Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán was born in the rugged village of La Tuna in Mexico’s Sierra Madre mountains in 1957, the houses were made of mud, …

DC Calls Out Marvel Using Deadpool’s Meta Tactics To Bring Up A Decades-Old Beef

Did you know that on-again, off-again Batman foe and all-around vicious guy Deathstroke was around before Marvel’s Deadpool? It’s true. Even though <i>Deadpool</i> creators Fabian Cicieza and Rob Liefeld recognized the similarities in the costume/name/general love of killing when they created the …

This molecule makes teen brains mature

A single molecule called laminin alpha 5 is crucial to the maturing of teenagers’ brains, new research suggests.<p>For a decade, the team behind the …

Sustained Alcohol Use Increases Vulnerability to Cocaine Addiction

The 'gateway drug' hypothesis has its basis in the brain.<p>Two elements make an iconic shot from the 1983 movie <i>Scarface</i> instantly recognizable: Al …

AI Has Learned to Spot Suicidal Tendencies from Brain Scans

Suicide is the second-leading cause of death among young people between the ages of 15 and 34 in the United States, and clinicians have limited tools …

Radical new approach to schizophrenia treatment begins trial

<b>Exclusive:</b> as evidence emerges that schizophrenia could be an immune system disease, two-year trial will use antibody drug currently used for MS<p>British scientists have begun testing a radically new approach to treating schizophrenia based on emerging evidence that it could be a disease of the …

Immune System

Brain’s immune cells hyperactive in schizophrenia

New research links the onset of psychosis to the brain’s inflammatory response<p>The brain’s immune cells are hyperactive in people who are at risk of developing schizophrenia, as well as during the earliest stages of the disease, according to a new study by researchers at the MRC Clinical Sciences …

Tiny human brain organoids implanted in rodents, raising ethical concerns

A human brain organoid cannot reach anything close to the size of even a child’s brain in the tiny confines of a mouse’s (which is one one-thousandth …

See these first-of-a-kind views of living human nerve cells

The human brain is teeming with diversity. By plucking out delicate, live tissue during neurosurgery and then studying the resident cells, …

MRI advance can detect malignant tumors without need for biopsy

Traditionally when a small tumor is discovered in the kidney an invasive and painful biopsy is needed to ultimately determine if it is malignant or …

Joe Biden Talks About His New Memoir, ‘Promise Me, Dad’

Joe Biden’s new memoir, “Promise Me, Dad,” is all about time — but not its sweep or fullness. Instead he has written about the fearsome ticktock of seconds, minutes and hours when our backs are against the wall, and there are obstacles to be faced.<p>In substance, it is a classic “year in the life” …

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Proves that Sex Is Sorely Missing from the Marvel Cinematic Universe

A lack of sex isn’t a problem for the Marvel Cinematic Universe unto itself, but it’s symptomatic of a franchise whose need to constantly resell its …

Rumor Mill: Deadpool Wants To Be An Avenger: Disney Looking To Buy Most Of 21st Century Fox

The mouse is looking to add onto his empire, as a report from CNBC states that talks have been ongoing for Disney to purchase a large portion of the …

My Friend Dahmer Review: A Disturbingly Effective Portrait of a Future Killer

Ross Lynch gives a thoughtful performance in this serial-killer origin story.<p>If Netflix’s compelling F.B.I.-profiling drama <i>Mindhunter</i> wasn’t enough to satisfy your serial-killer appetite—or, indeed, if it stoked it—there’s a movie being released November 3 that might do the trick. <i>My Friend Dahmer,</i> …

Lady Bird Is a Sensational Paean to Teenage Life

Greta Gerwig’s witty and moving new film features a wonderful lead performance from Saoirse Ronan.<p>Christine McPherson (Saoirse Ronan) is someone cursed with that familiar, often painful, gift of youth—absolute certainty. She feels everything strongly, expresses her opinions loudly, and both wounds …

Ladybird

Your Creative Calendar: 68 Things To Do, See, And Hear This November

Get ready for the return of Bad Moms, Taylor Swift, and Spike Lee’s TV series debut with your Creative Calendar for November.<p>The only thing more depressing than losing post-5 p.m. sunsets for months on end is the tone of some movies released during those months. That’s right: The first weekend in …

Crazy Rich Asians seeks to be the start of a Hunger Games-like franchise

<b>To read more on Crazy Rich Asians, pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands now, or buy it here. Don’t forget to subscribe for more</b> …

Movies

The 50 Best Horror Movies Ever

Until the next great horror film is released, this is the definitive ranking of the 50 best ever.<p>Calling something “the best” will always be an …

the debut of this character in tomorrow’s BOMBSHELLS: UNITED will give you a cry

Tomorrow, DC Comics will release <i>Bombshells: United #11</i>, the latest installment of their digital first series that re-imagines the heroines of the DC …

DC Comics

The Philosophy of Rick and Morty: What Everyone’s New Favorite Cartoon Has in Common with Albert Camus

"Nobody exists on purpose, nobody belongs anywhere, everybody's gonna die." So, in one episode of <i>Rick and Morty</i>, says the fourteen-year-old Morty …