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Bill Nye: Can We Stop Telling Women What to Do With Their Bodies?

The Science Guy argues that most anti-abortion legislation is derived from outdated beliefs that predate smart science by fifty centuries.…

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Confirmation Bias: Your Brain is So Judgmental

Don’t trust your first impressions… Your brain is working to lead you astray. Social psychologist Heidi Grant Halvorson explains how…

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6 Things You Need To Get Right About Depression

Big Think and the Mental Health Channel are proud to launch Big Thinkers on Mental Health, a new series dedicated…

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How Childhood Trauma Can Make You A Sick Adult

Big Think and the Mental Health Channel are proud to launch Big Thinkers on Mental Health, a new series dedicated…

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Jesse Ventura: How About a MAXIMUM Wage?

How much income is too much? The former Minnesota governor rallies for the living wage and against the greed at…

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Junot Diaz: Literature is The Closest Thing To Telepathy

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99% of What We Believe About Female Sexuality is Nonsense

Daniel Bergner’s latest book is “What Do Women Want?: Adventures in the Science of Female Desire” (http://goo.gl/D7rnvH). Read more at…

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Hearing Voices and Paranoid Delusions: Inside a Schizophrenic Brain

Hearing Voices and Paranoid Delusions: Inside a Schizophrenic Brain. Now and then we all think we heard someone calling our…

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Navy SEAL Has a ’40 Percent Rule’ And It’s the Key to Overcoming Mental Barriers

About 99 percent of the people who start marathons in the United States finish them. That’s an astoundingly high number…

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Lawrence Krauss: We Need to Teach Kids Creative Thinking | BEST OF 2015

“Education is far less about a set of facts than a way of thinking,” says the professor and theoretical physicist…

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Jason Silva on Transhumanism: Are We Decommissioning Evolution?

Jason Silva offers a crash course on the tech-centric philosophy that seeks to overcome the limitations of humanity. Read more…

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8 Intelligences: Are You a Jack of All Trades or a Master of One? | Howard Gardner

What does it mean when someone calls you smart or intelligent? According to developmental psychologist Howard Gardner, it could mean…

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3 Myths of Genius Debunked

There are three specific myths that surround our most beloved creators, and if you model yourself on those myths, you’re…

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John Cleese: Political Correctness Can Lead to an Orwellian Nightmare

The essence of comedy is being critical, says Cleese, and that means causing offense sometimes. But we shouldn’t protect everyone…

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The Science of Love, with Dr. Helen Fisher

We all want to have a good stable relationship with somebody, says Dr. Helen Fisher. So it’s important to understand…

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