Body and Mind

Doctor with a tablet

Technology is reshaping the work our doctors and nurses do every day… and not always in a good way. We talk with Dr. Robert Wachter about the unintended consequences of mixing medicine and tech. Read More...

Humanoid Robot

Think politics is polarized? Author Kurt Gray explains why we’ve evolved to break into groups so easily. Read More...

Varieties of Sunscreen

Traditional sunscreens have chemicals that can seep into our bodies. Not cool, right? Biomedical engineer Mark Saltzman thinks he might have a sticky solution to the problem. Read More...

Dinner for two

A new study explains how birds of a feather might flock together, while opposites usually don’t attract. Read More...

Exit sign

When at first you don’t succeed… it’s probably a good sign. We talk with writer Matthew Syed about the keys to failure.

Crayons

Want your kids to be creative? According to Eric Weiner, you shouldn’t make things easy for them. Read more....

Stained Edinger-Westphal neurons

After years studying neuroscience, Tara Swart started using what she’d learned to help CEOs run their companies - and lives - better. Read more...

Cyclists in the Tour of California

The mind-body link isn’t just for homeopathic devotees; it’s a proven medical connection. Jo Marchant explains. Read more...

Rodin's Thinker

Ever wonder why certain places have more than their fair share of geniuses? Eric Weiner explains why this is - and where the next geniuses are likely to pop up. Read more...

Technology in medicine

Doctors are starting to treat their patients remotely. Durrie Bouscaren investigates. Read more...

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