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What Happens When You Can’t Talk to Yourself?

How a missing inner monologue affects the sense of self.

Why You Didn’t See It Coming

When scale confounds our perceptions, stories can clarify them.

What Technology Can’t Change About Happiness

As pills and gadgets proliferate, what matters is still social connection.

Why Futurism Has a Cultural Blindspot

We predicted cell phones, but not women in the workplace.

Ingenious: Nicholas Epley

Can we ever really know another person?

Why We Can’t Get Over Ourselves

Exposing the reasons we fail to understand the minds of others.

What Color Is This Song?

Test your inner synesthesia.

The Girl Who Smelled Pink

A mother wonders if we are all born with synesthesia.