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Apr 26, 2016 02:52 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A woman was killed while seeking a legendary monster in Kentucky, revealing the dangers of legend-tripping. Continue reading →
Apr 22, 2016 11:46 AM ET // Kerry Sheridan, AFP
The rise was seen among both males and females and for all ages 10–74.
Apr 13, 2016 08:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Sales of sugary sodas have been dropping for 30 years, yet more Americans are overweight than ever. Why? Continue reading →
Apr 6, 2016 05:43 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A newly-named law school changed its name to avoid an embarrassing acronym, only one of many organization to do so. Continue reading →
Mar 30, 2016 12:00 PM ET // Marlowe Hood, AFP
Not knowing if a decision will provoke pain is more stressful than correctly anticipating the outcome, even when that outcome is very painful.
Mar 21, 2016 04:40 AM ET
"Mad geniuses" are a staple of fact and fiction, and studies have shown a higher incidence of mental disorders in those who are highly creative. But which prompts which? Does creativity lead to madness or does madness lead to creativity?
Mar 10, 2016 12:52 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Canadian couple is charged with failing to provide medical care to their sick child in favor of unproven home remedies. Continue reading →
Dec 30, 2015 09:03 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
What explains the wave of schadenfreude on social media following Ethan Couch's apprehension in Mexico? Continue reading →
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