A remote island, an Arctic expedition, a one-way trip to Mars – what drives our urge to explore the farthest reaches?
We have this powerful sense that death is a transition, not an end. Why can’t we imagine a world without us?
Just like pain, boredom is an aversive and unpleasant experience that we need to have in order to truly live well
Why do archaeological fraudsters work so hard to deceive us? Because bad science makes for good stories