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  1. science of us
    Is Advanced Paternal Age 35, Too?It’s either that or 45, for what it’s worth.
  2. it's complicated
    My Husband Is a Better Person Than I AmHe remembers birthdays, he chats up the elderly, he bakes. What does he see in me?
  3. science of us
    Will Magic Mushrooms Soon Be Decriminalized?Everything to know about the growing national movement.
  4. science
    The Average Person Only Gossips … 52 Minutes a Day?And most of it’s not even mean, or at the very least, interesting.
  5. yes or no
    Answering Recent Health-News QuestionsWith yeses and nos.
  6. science of us
    I Now Suspect the Vagus Nerve Is the Key to Well-being“Stimulating” it leads to calmness, but how and why?
  7. apologies
    Why Do Some People Find It Impossible to Apologize?Joe Biden thinks he apologized to Anita Hill. Anita Hill disagrees. Why is it so hard to get this right?
  8. wellness
    Vampire Facials May Have Exposed Customers to HIVA New Mexico spa is under inspection for putting customers at risk.
  9. public health
    Should Adults Get a Measles Booster?It depends on your vaccination history.
  10. science of us
    What Comes After a Rut?Considering the life cycle of “Good Things.”
  11. science of us
    What Is Autophagy?Right when I’d gotten used to intermittent fasting …
  12. science of us
    What Kind of Person Would Join a Sex Cult?Cult expert Janja Lalich explains the draw of Keith Raniere, the leader of the sex cult known as NXIVM.
  13. science of us
    Eula Biss on Why There’s No Such Thing As an Anti-VaxxerThe term is misleading, she says, because it obscures the real problem.
  14. science of us
    Soon I Will Be Vindicated for Not Washing My Face for YearsAll these pro-bacteria stories are mounting.
  15. science of us
    The Book Newly Sober People Love to Give to Each OtherTalking with Annie Grace, author of This Naked Mind.
  16. health
    Measles Outbreak Hits Google Headquarters in Silicon ValleySome Google employees are upset that they found out about the measles case through a BuzzFeed News report.
  17. science of us
    How to Help Someone With DepressionA guide to keeping the friendship — and your own well-being — intact.
  18. science
    Do We Need to Worry About Pig Zombies?Scientists have revived cells from the brains of dead pigs.
  19. science of us
    Am I Confident Enough in My Social Life to Consider a Peloton?Probably not.
  20. health
    Everything to Know About MeaslesFrom symptoms to vaccination to what leads to a major outbreak.
  21. science of us
    How to Get Out of Your Own HeadOr how to make peace with being in there.
  22. swellness
    There’s No Such Thing As a Universal DietCan artificial intelligence give me a personalized nutrition plan?
  23. science of us
    Why It’s So Upsetting That It’s Only TuesdayAnd why does this happen every single week?
  24. science of us
    The 15 Most Stressful Sentences From That Big Fungus StoryWhy isn’t everyone more terrified of drug resistance?
  25. science of us
    Do You Have a Moment to Talk About Menstrual Cups?They’ve gone mainstream. No, for real this time.
  26. science of us
    Why Breaking a Streak Feels So AwfulYou’ve done your Duolingo lessons for 120 days in a row. Why does the prospect of missing one strike fear into your heart?
  27. science of us
    What Do We Know About Female Psychopaths?How Killing Eve’s Villanelle holds up to real-life examples.
  28. swellness
    Can You Get Acupuncture If There’s Nothing Wrong With You?Or is there always something wrong with you?
  29. science of us
    So You’re Saying It’s Fine to Stop Cooking and CleaningIs air pollution worse indoors than it is outdoors?
  30. piece of work
    Does Your Office Suffer From Conference Room Aggression?Everything you need to know about the very specific outrage of a co-worker overstaying their time in YOUR conference room.
  31. science of us
    Why Do I Put Off Doing Things I Love?Why do you procrastinate on wearing clothes you love? The show you like to watch? The book you know you’ll love?
  32. swellness
    The Best Exercise You Aren’t DoingThe world’s strongest woman thinks you should start lifting weights.
  33. science of us
    What Is Inflammation, and Why Is Everyone Talking About It?Are we all on fire?
  34. science of us
    It’s Okay to Be PurposelessFor now and probably forever.
  35. science of us
    Why Is Egging So Satisfying?A historian and schadenfreude expert explains.
  36. science of us
    A Munchausen Expert on What The Act Gets RightHulu’s new show depicts a dramatized version of a brutal real-life crime. We asked an expert to weigh in on its accuracy.
  37. science of us
    What Kind of Person Fakes Their Voice?Among her many sins, Elizabeth Holmes, founder of Theranos, reportedly faked her deep voice. Here’s why that drives us crazy.
  38. science of us
    What Does It Mean That Elizabeth Holmes Doesn’t Blink?An expert on con artists explains her blinking.
  39. science of us
    What to Know About the First Drug for Postpartum DepressionZulresso is the first of its kind.
  40. swellness
    Can Wearing a Sticker on My Boob Fix All My Problems?Body Vibes, newly endorsed by Lizzo, claim to recalibrate your body’s frequency. How do they work?
  41. science of us
    Most Days I Don’t Speak at AllIs that weird?
  42. wellness
    A Gynecologist for the Self-Care GenerationTia is a new members-only wellness clinic that wants to improve women’s health, operating on the belief that patients will pay to feel heard.
  43. science of us
    Are Calories Pointless?Fish calories are different than donut calories, and now maybe someone will explain why.
  44. swellness
    A Plea to Make Fiber CoolIt’s cooler than yogurt, which is also cool.
  45. science of us
    My Tiny Green Servants Aren’t Even Doing Their One Job?Houseplants don’t meaningfully clean the air.
  46. science of us
    I Know You Know That Happiness Is FleetingBut it’s so easy to forget.
  47. science of us
    The Psychological Power of the Second PersonIn Leaving Neverland, Michael Jackson’s alleged victims often use “you” to refer to their own experiences. Here’s why.
  48. science of us
    Can a Party Drug Really Treat Severe Depression?The FDA just approved an anesthetic ketamine.
  49. science of us
    Good-bye to My Pal, FDA Commissioner Scott GottliebWell, shoot.
  50. science of us
    Exercise Is Mood SorceryMaybe the word “exercise” needs a rebranding.
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