Broadening your cognitive toolbox, from the #1 NYT bestselling author of RANGE: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World.
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The Nazis Invented Marriage Counseling, And Other Surprising Relationship Research
Q&A with the bestselling author of a new book on the science of relationships
Here Are Two Tips for Picking Out Misleading Stats in the News
I used these, and it led to this newsletter’s first official correction of a scientific journal article
Here's a Tip for Picking Out Misleading Science News (Featuring AC/DC and the Beatles)
Another sniff test for detecting bad science and bad science reporting
3 Inspiring (and 1 Odd) Creator Quotes
“That’s a fool’s experiment. But I love fools’ experiments…”
How My Electric Toothbrush Made Me a Better Public Speaker
I still get really nervous, but now it’s a positive
Instead of “What’s Next?” Try Asking This
A question about the present might be more effective
If Humans Came From Apes, Why Are There Still Cats and Bananas?
What a Senate Candidate Doesn’t Get About Evolution
Why Propaganda Works (The “Illusory Truth Effect”)
Freedom of speech does not include the right to amplification of speech.
How the 18th Century Version of an X Prize Changed the World
Napoleon: better at crowdsourcing research than military strategy
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