Why a B.A. may not be worth it, how to talk to kids about failure, what will happen when the tech giants fall, and more
The leaderless GOP begins its search for a speaker anew, starting with a campaign to draft Paul Ryan.
Many high-school graduates must choose between two bad options: a four-year program for which they’re not academically or emotionally prepared, or job-specific training that might put a ceiling on their careers.
Mary Alice McCarthy
Don’t go after the parasitic worms that cause the diseases; go after the bacteria that those worms depend on.
It leaves people bed-bound and drives some to suicide, but there's little research money devoted to the disease. Now, change is coming, thanks to the patients themselves.
What’s the balance between preparing students for college and ensuring they aren’t killing themselves in the process?
What will happen to digital collections of books, movies, and music when the tech giants fall?
Somewhere in Europe, a man who goes by the name “Mikro” spends his days and nights targeting Islamic State supporters on Twitter.
Many films seek to dramatize the Red Planet’s harsh landscape as a romantic frontier, but The Martian is one that actually succeeds.
Some of Charles Schulz’s fans blame the cartoon dog for ruining Peanuts. Here’s why they’re wrong.
It's easy to over-parent. It's also easy not to.
Nicolas Pollock, James Hamblin, and Jaclyn Skurie
National Geographic Magazine has opened its annual photo contest, with the deadline for submissions coming up on November 16, 2015.
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