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The Decline of Marriage and Rise of New Families
The Decline of Marriage and Rise of New Families

Why four in ten people are timetravelers from 1960.

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PICKED: <em>Influencers</em>
PICKED: Influencers

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On Words
On Words

A modern-day Helen Keller moment, or why the currency of communication is more complex than we think.

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Denis Dutton’s Provocative Darwinian Theory of Beauty
Denis Dutton’s Provocative Darwinian Theory of Beauty

Why the cultural conditioning of your eye has nothing on the evolutionary biology of it.

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5 Essential Books and Talks on the Psychology of Choice
5 Essential Books and Talks on the Psychology of Choice

The psychology of spaghetti sauce and why too many jams make you lose your appetite.

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What I Eat: Around the World in 80 Diets
What I Eat: Around the World in 80 Diets

From Bangladesh to Brazil, or what photojournalism can reveal about food and cultural context.

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