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Monsters: Not Just for Halloween

Stephen Asma, professor of philosophy at Columbia College Chicago and author of On Monsters: An Unnatural History of Our Worst Fears, talks about our enduring fascination with monsters.

October 25, 2017 — Stephen Asma and Steve Mirsky

The Last Woman to Win a Physics Nobel

It’s been more than 50 years since there was a female winner. We look back at the life and legacy of Maria Goeppert Mayer, the winner in 1963

September 26, 2017 — Elizabeth Landau

Why Do Facts Fail?

Why Do Facts Fail?

Deconstructing Denial