What it Feels Like to Get No Enjoyment From Music
“I've missed out on friendships and social situations because of it.”
Emojis That Don’t Exist but Should
If we all had a bong, we’d all get along.
Echoists Are Basically the Opposite of Narcissists
Compliments and special attention tend to make them cringe.
'Cute Aggression' Is the Desire to Crush Adorable Things
A portion of people have it, and researchers think they might know why.
The Guide to Getting into Mariah Carey, the Originator of All This Pop Shit
Mariah Carey brought hip-hop to a pop audience not out of necessity, but because it was a part of her identity.
The Emotional Impact of Having Sex With an Ex Isn't Always Bad
Hookups between former partners are surprisingly common, according to a new study.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
I Didn’t Cry for 19 Years
And now I'm teaching myself how.
MDMA Mimics a Genetic Disorder Called 'Cocktail Party Syndrome'
Williams syndrome is often called the opposite of autism—so researchers believe MDMA could help people on the autism spectrum.
Your Voice Actually Changes When You Talk to Someone Intimidating
Using a higher-pitched voice could signal that you're not a threat.
This Photographer Searches for the Messages Strangers Carve in Trees
Photographer Eirik Johnson captures raw memory carved into tree trunks.
People Who Never Apologise Probably Aren't Nice to Themselves Either
It's hard to forge a connection with someone who believes they're never wrong.
The Fragility of Adult Emotion, Or: That Guy From ‘Robot Wars’ Losing His Shit Was Really Funny
It was, yeah.