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How We Got From Doc Brown to Walter White

The changing image of the TV scientist.

To Rescue Democracy, Go Outside

Real spaces, not digital ones, will fix our politics.

Stadiums and Other Sacred Cows

Why questioning the value of sports is seen as blasphemy.

Retiring Retirement

A growing portion of the elderly look and act anything but.

Why Are Wheelchairs More Stigmatized Than Glasses?

Improving the lives of disabled people is more than an engineering project.

Families of Choice Are Remaking America

Through their networks of friends, singles are strengthening society’s social bonds.

She’ll Text Me, She’ll Text Me Not

The science of waiting in modern courtship.

Is Facebook Luring You Into Being Depressed?

Social media encourages us to follow those we envy.

Let’s Play War

Could war games replace the real thing?