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All the Ways You Can Survive a Massive Brain Injury

The human brain is just about the most complex structure in the known universe. It can change the way other brains think; it can productively…

Is There Any Good Way To Change Someone’s Mind?

Word on the street is that Trump’s lawyer-fixer guy, Michael Cohen, has changed his mind about taking the fall for a man who would push…

PSA: You Have a Second Brain Deep in Your Butt

Growing up, it wasn’t uncommon for my dad to tell me to pull my head out of my ass — it was his way of saying, “Use…

There’s No Right Way To Pull an ‘All-Nighter’

It’s 4 a.m. You’re hunched over your desk. You’re bleary-eyed. And your legs are shaking. No, you’re not a reclusive genius trying to unlock the…