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Watch and See: The Medium Really Is the Message

How communication technologies shaped the arts and sciences.

How We’ll Forget John Lennon

Our culture has two types of forgetting.

Eating for Peace

How cuisine bridges cultures.

What a Russian Smile Means

How culture and history make American and Russian smiles different.

Why Women Choose Differently at Work

Psychologist Susan Pinker on the role of choice in gender differences in the workplace.

Your City Has a Gender and It’s Male

Why city designers are increasingly thinking about the female perspective.

Would Twitter Ruin Bee Democracy?

Simple-majority democracy is used by many animals. But they don’t have social media.

Is Tribalism a Natural Malfunction?

What computers teach us about getting along.