The author of the new book Transcend updates Abraham Maslow's hierarchy of needs for an era of pandemics, racial strife, and extreme polarization.
It's politically correct to say men and women are mentally the same, but Stossel lays out science that says otherwise.
Baffled by and fearful of each other, the political tribes remain consumed by loathing and dedicated to total victory.
A special all-female edition of the Reason Podcast
Is the libertarian mind a product of elevated dopamine and testosterone?
The reasons for the Las Vegas massacre cannot be found in the perpetrator's tissue or in the DSM.
The "neurobiology of trauma" on campus is based more on social-justice goals than science. We've been here before.
"Addiction rewires your brain like falling in love does," says Maia Szalavitz, author of "Unbroken Brain."
Sex, drugs, God, and a hit TV show. Are there any limits to the techno-optimism of television's favorite "wonder junkie"?
Biomedical Study Reproducibility Scandalously Bad, Evidence for "Free Will," and Robot Rebellion by 2055
A scitech research and policy round up for January 5, 2016
Hacking the Programs in Your Mind: Interview with Evolutionary Psychologists Leda Cosmides & John Tooby
By unlocking mechanisms that evolved in the brain, they've halted implicit racial bias and found the first female advantage in spatial cognition.
Porn ? penis problems
Why does the National Institute on Drug Abuse contradict its own research?
Writers are especially susceptible
Why peace and prosperity are triumphing over death and destruction