From dating to job prospects, a name has remarkable power over the path of its owner’s life.
Prevailing theories on creativity focus on methodology, or amount of practice. But artistic talent may be more hard-wired than previously thought.
How recording ordinary moments can create an extraordinary life.
Toiling away for more hours diminishes productivity. Why do so many do it anyway?
Why, throughout human history, have people been so drawn to fiction?
Sleep deprivation can take a heavy mental toll. The specifics are disturbing.
Learning another language can increase one’s ability to focus and multitask, and it can offset dementia and Alzheimer’s.
Social media filters relationships whether we like it or not, and new neuroscience research shows we’re increasingly drawing less of a distinction between real and digital interactions.
How looking at lovely things—and people—can improve quality of life
Studies show that musical ability might be a sexually selected trait.