Shellie Heaton

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Bryce Reed, West, Texas paramedic, arrested for possessing a destructive device described as a pipe bomb.

Some confusing and perhaps troubling news is currently coming out of West, Texas, where police have arrested a 31-year-old paramedic said to have …

How Can Identical Twins Turn Out So Different?

A study of genetically identical mice is providing some hints about humans. How can one identical twin be a wallflower while the other is the life of the party?<p>The study of 40 young mice found that their behavior grew increasingly different over three months, even though the mice shared the same …

Jason Richwine Hispanics and IQs: The Heritage Foundation scholar began researching race and intelligence at Harvard.

<i>Update, May 10, 2013: On Friday afternoon, after this story had already been published, Jason Richwine resigned from the Heritage Foundation.</i><p>David …

Dream Study: Research Shows That Behavior In Dreams May Affect Relationship Behavior

Ever woken up peeved at your spouse for the slights they committed in your dreams? Your feelings may seem irrational to your partner, but a new study shows that your reaction is totally normal.<p>The study, published earlier this month in the journal Social Psychological and Personality Science, shows …

Inbox/Outbox: May 10, 2013

Ohhhh, it’s been a good week in books, friends!<p><b>Inbox (Books Acquired)</b><p><b>Maddaddam by Margaret Atwood–</b>I don’t know about you, but I’m relatively certain …

The Politics of Homosexuality, 20 Years Later

On May 10, 1993, <i>The New Republic</i> published a seminal essay by <b>Andrew Sullivan</b> — the magazine’s then-editor, currently purveyor of some of the internet’s finest political and cultural commentary on <i>The Dish</i> — titled “The Politics of Homosexuality.” Based on a series of talks he had given on college …

What happens when a drug works — but only for one person?

Really, really intriguing piece at Nature News by Heidi Ledford. It's all about a class of patients called "exceptional responders" — aka, the people …

The List List #56

This week’s List List is sponsored by Biographile.<p><i>Love true stories about fascinating people? So do the folks at Biographile, a website dedicated to</i> …

Ansel Elgort offered lead in 'The Fault in Our Stars' opposite Shailene Woodley -- EXCLUSIVE

Hazel has found her Gus!<p>Ansel Elgort has been offered the role of Augustus Waters—the male lead opposite Shailene Woodley—in the eagerly anticipated …

Reading Pathway: Douglas Coupland

Douglas Coupland is best known in lots of places as the dude who popularized the term “Generation X” to refer to the disaffected post-baby boomers …

The 10 Gatsby Features You Should Actually Read

The Internet has been all abuzz with <i>The Great Gatsby</i> this week. It’s amazing what a big budget movie with lots of big names attached will do for a …

Your Guide to Summer Movies Based on Comics

If my allergies are any indication, spring has officially sprung! And that means the Summer Blockbuster season is right around the corner. Rioter …