Don't let the lack of consensus on nutrition keep you from striving for a better way to eat.
Her future—and that of the planet—hasn't been "stolen" and the best way forward is through serious policy discussion, not histrionics.
Are Hookahs More Dangerous Than Cigarettes, or Does Misleading University Publicity Generate Inaccurate Reporting?
The sexiest discoveries are often the ones not found in the actual study.
People are happier, healthier, and wealthier because freer markets have opened the floodgates of innovation, research, and development.
This will fail and more pressing problems will be neglected
“Neither de facto [GMO] bans nor mandatory labeling can be justified.”
In Blueprint: The Evolutionary Origins of a Good Society, Nicholas Christakis says natural selection "prewires" us for peaceful co-existence.
States Sue Over School Lunch Changes, Say They're Not Scientific Like the Obama Rules Based on Retracted Nutrition Studies
Plus: Pete Buttigieg says no to "free college," and the problems with Elizabeth Warren's plan to jail business execs
When quality of life improved, doctors discovered a new affliction.
Is this just another example of epidemiologists torturing the data until they confess to a spurious but headline-grabbing statistical significance?
Places that score high for gender equality also show more sex differences on personality tests.
Rand Paul betrays his civil libertarian principles when he calls for using junk science to ferret out disloyalty.
Michael Shermer on Why Even Scientists, Transhumanists, and Atheists Want To Believe in Heaven: Podcast
One of the world's top skeptics of religion casts a cold eye on secular attempts to create utopia and immortality.
Deb Mashek explains why intellectual diversity can't be optional if we're serious about higher education.
Is it genes, or have we "started building a stupidity-inducing environment"?
In Bad Blood, Wall Street Journal reporter John Carreyrou explains why Silicon Valley's mystique makes suckers out of billionaires.
After years of being blamed for weight gain and metabolic issues, zero-calorie sweeteners and the drinks they flavor are being absolved.
The Illinois Supreme Court unanimously upholds a law banning sex offenders from public parks.
History shows we have everything to gain from knowing more about our bodies.
Steven Pinker Thinks Pope Francis Is a Problem, Nuclear Power Is a Solution, And We All Need Enlightenment Now!
The author of The Better Angels of Our Nature is back with a bold new book defending humanism, progress, and capitalism.
Since responses to pain treatment vary widely, it is hazardous to draw broad conclusions from a single study.
Wired's co-founder talks about the "Neobiological Revolution" and what happens when computer science and engineering meet evolution.
Chances are, you already know what you need to do to be healthier.
Attacking violent video games is useless political theater.
A amendment from Democrats says no state money can go to defending the law in court.
Is there no more room for scientific skepticism and debate?
Reason's Andrew Heaton steps into Bold TV.