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Are Men Happier When They Share the Housework?

If a recent paper from the UK is correct, it might change the way husbands feel about doing housework. That is, they might...

New Gaydar Study: Bogus Science?

A brief complaint published in the Edmonton Journal caught my attention when it claimed to have spotted some bogus science. A psychology...

Tsunami Survival Guide: Japanese Culture is Not Conducive to Staying Alive

If you have Japanese values, you shouldn’t expect to survive a devastating tsunami – let me explain. After Principal Michiko Kishima of Nobiru...

TED Gallery: On the Virtue of Being Wrong

I ran across another fantastic TED talk that gave me a great idea for an aggregation. The topic is about being wrong, and...

TED Gallery: Endangered or Forgotten Languages

Language is a massive part of culture. There’s absolutely no denying it. Anyone who speaks multiple languages that are from cultures that do...

The Orange and Black Market

The illegal trade in wildlife parts is now worth 10 billion dollars a year, making it the third most valuable illegal commodity in...

After the dust settles, the BS appears

I intended to write lots on this blog about pseudoscience, but people like me who have been living in North-Eastern Japan have been...

How do People in Different Countries View Work-Life Balance?

How good are you in juggling work with the rest of your life – having time for family, seeing friends, going to the gym...

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The Top 20 Quotes of Albert Einstein

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What Were the Worst Disasters of the 2010s?

Hundreds and thousands have lost their lives and billions have been displaced all around the world in the face of catastrophic acts of nature....

What is the History of Internet Memes?

Memes today are recognized as funny, amusing, or interesting items that are spread widely through the Internet. It has been an ever-present part of...

What Countries are Implementing Four-Day Work Weeks?

Work-life balance has always been a struggle for Americans. But an increased concern for workers’ rights along with the power of technology and automation...