philosophy

Question Of The Day

Question of the Day: What's Your Biggest Regret?

"I regret the tattoo on my arm that I just got lasered off about 10 minutes ago."
Mirjana Milovanovic
12.7.18
How to Exist OK

What It's Like Knowing You'll Die of Cancer at 35

"I’ve realized that it’s not my job to make anyone feel good. It’s my job to be honest."
Gideon Jacobs
11.2.18
Science

Study Shows Pigeons Are Crazy Smart

They understand abstract concepts of space and time.
Katherine Gillespie
12.7.17
Important Questions Raised By...

Rick Ross Squeezing into a Race Car Says a Lot About the Human Condition

Shout out to all the car.
Phil Witmer
10.4.17
Television

Is 'Rick and Morty' as Smart as Its Fans Think It Is?

We asked a scientist, a philosopher and a script writer.
Tom Usher
9.18.17
Big questions

We Asked Meat Industry Workers if Animals Have Souls

"No, they die and it’s just black. I don’t believe they have a consciousness, a soul, or any experience of an afterlife."
Felippe Canale
8.25.17
Culture

How 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' Is a Survival Guide for 2017

"No piece of anti-consumer dissent is as eloquent and comical as Larry ordering at Starbucks: 'I'll have a vanilla… one of the vanilla bullshit things.'"
Patrick Marlborough
7.12.17
painting

Surreal Feminist Paintings Ponder the Meaning of Life

Alexandra Levasseur paints fantastical portraits of women that balance naturalism and existentialism.
Cailey Rizzo
4.17.17
still lifes

Let These Pastel Still Lifes Give You Déjà Vu

Through sculpture, illustration, and installation, artist Langdon Graves explores the complexities of human existence.
Abby Ronner
4.11.17
Gaming

A Panda? An Office Building? A Galaxy? You Can Become Literally Anything in this F*cking Incredible Video Game

Animator and artist David O'Reilly reaches for the stars and beyond in 'Everything,' the follow-up to his critically-acclaimed, 'Mountain.'
Beckett Mufson
3.22.17
Animation

Artist Duo Blends Sculpture, Collage, and Watercolor into an Adorable Claymation

Multimedia and animation team Jyun Jyun and missTANQ present a dreamscape of supple ink paintings and stop-motion animation.
Diana Shi
3.19.17
Animation

A Beautiful, Simple Animation Explains Marshall McLuhan's "The Medium Is The Message"

Watch this video because we need to be media literate or else we'll elect another idiot.
Beckett Mufson
3.14.17
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