Nick Keppler

relationships

Our Deepest Fears Realized: Most Couples Meet Online Now

Meeting online is trending upward, and fewer and fewer people are meeting at work, school, or through friends or family.
Nick Keppler
7.15.19
mind

The Rise of a Mysteriously Effective Therapy for Trauma

An increasingly popular treatment called EMDR is bizarre to say the least. But mainstream psychologists are embracing it.
Nick Keppler
7.11.19
politics

Drug Addiction Used to End Political Careers, but That's Finally Changing

Around the country, candidates for local office are opening up about their histories of drug use.
Nick Keppler
4.4.19
relationships

Men Tend to Struggle With Breakup Regret More Than Women

Regrets over relationships that went south is more common than other forms of regret, psychologists say.
Nick Keppler
1.7.19
VICE TONIC

Why Can't I Stop Thinking About Someone I Barely Dated?

For one thing, new relationships literally alter your brain chemistry.
Nick Keppler
2.5.18
refugees

Trump's Agents Are Trying to Deport a Stateless Man with Nowhere to Go

An Uber driver who's been living in the US since 1999 is in immigration limbo—a repeat of a nightmare he faced under the Obama administration.
Nick Keppler
8.28.17
Tonic

Newsflash: Hookah Smoking Is Terrible for You

And the latest upgrade could make things even worse.
Nick Keppler
4.5.17
Tonic

How Dangerous Is It to Take Expired Drugs?

Here's how much the date on the pill bottle really matters.
Nick Keppler
2.17.17
News

What Happened When a Prison Brought in a Brain Injury Specialist

We got an early peak at the numbers from a new study of brain injuries in an American prison, and they aren't pretty.
Nick Keppler
11.24.16
NSFW

Meet the Woman Fighting to Normalize Toplessness

"I don't have slogans painted on my body. I don't carry signs. There are times for that, but to normalize bare-chestedness, you have to do normal things."
Nick Keppler
5.10.16
News

The 20-Year-Old EDM Entrepreneur Accused of Running a $500,000 Ponzi Scheme

Ian Bick has been organizing dances and EDM events for Connecticut teens since he was 15, but the federal government is now accusing him of running a much darker and more complex side hustle.
Nick Keppler
11.12.15
Stuff

How America's Maze of Meth Laws Hurts the Poor and Marginalized

Fourteen states are holding onto an antiquated standard for how much meth residue is harmful and treating places that were merely near meth smoke as if they were full-blown drug labs.
Nick Keppler
8.10.15
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