In one study, college students who had substantive conversations were more content than their peers who exchanged mere pleasantries. But don’t write off chitchat just yet.
Alcohol makes people impulsive, vain, and uncharitable—and it just might help them maintain committed relationships.
Back in March, I asked: Where are all the kidcasts? Podcasts had been proliferating, and children learn by listening, so…
What a 30-year-old novel reveals about hidden biases
Kids learn from podcasts, so why aren’t adults making more for them?
Like a president on a dollar bill, the bust of Douglass rests, regal, before a backdrop of newsprint: …
The professional benefits of using curse words
Reviewing the first of the six books on the literary prize’s shortlist.