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How to Lift Your Way to a Bigger, Smarter Brain

Conventional wisdom — and that weird librarian from middle school — say reading books is the best way to become smarter. But new research shows…

Why Does Being ‘In the Zone’ Make You Act So Weird?

“Buller! Buller!” “Deemo, cheemo, feemo, peemo…” “Yogurt. You, gut. Yeeowg hat.” That’s the sound of my kids playing Monopoly, the popular board game that takes…

When Can You Actually Trust a Liar?

Yesterday, former Trump fixer Michael Cohen sat in front of a congressional panel to answer questions about the president’s conduct during his campaign. The drama!…

Does Your Dick Really Have a Mind of Its Own?

Behind a glass storefront, on a quiet residential street away from Reykjavik’s city-center throng, is perhaps the most penis-y place on Earth. The Icelandic Phallological Museum…