The case for scientific humanism
A looming crisis and how to avert it
Education and birth control are slowly making the politics less relevant
Why the singular of “data” is not “anecdote”
Why do people die by suicide?
The limitations of personal genome service testing
Are consciousness, free will and God insoluble mysteries?
Google as a window into our private thoughts
The rise of the atheists
Are we living in a post-truth world?
Science reveals our deepest purpose
Why “outcasting” works better than violence
Does it come from talent, hard work—or luck?
Is belief in aliens a religious impulse?
The roots of the current campus madness
Private thoughts and public acts
Memories, points of view and the self
Did an advanced civilization disappear more than 12,000 years ago?