The Burnout and Escapism Issue
This Is Your Brain on Hate
Researchers are studying how extreme ideology may rewire people.
The Most Unknown
Scientists Still Don’t Totally Understand What It Means to Be Conscious
Axel Cleeremans, a psychologist and researcher, has spent the last 30 years trying to figure it out.
The High Life
Everything You Need to Know About K2, the Dangerous Weed Knockoff
“There’s nothing 'natural' about it. They’re just deadly chemicals made in a lab."
This Is Why Some People Hate Being Tickled
What makes people more ticklish than others?
This Neurologist Found Out What Happens to Our Brains When We Die
Only to realize 'Star Trek' had already explained the process in a 1988 episode.
Your High Is Probably Going to Change As You Get Older
This is why weed might affect you differently than it did five years ago.
Male Fruit Flies Love to Cum, and Turn to Alcohol If They Can't
A new study creates a red light district for flies.
Why You're Still Tired After Sleeping In
Your Saturday afternoon fog, explained.
A Common Food Brought on This Woman’s Psychosis
“She did not conform to any known psychiatric illness.”
The High Life
This Is Why Weed Makes Some People Anxious
It’s a cruel irony that the very people who could benefit from weed’s relaxing effects are often the ones who don’t feel them.
I Took Ayahuasca and It Did Nothing
Your first time may actually be your least wild.
You're Smarter Than That
How to Tell the Difference Between a Bad Headache and a Brain Tumor
Relax. It's probably not time to put your affairs in order just yet.