Princess Ojiaku is a science writer whose work has appeared in Scientific American, Popular Science, and Pacific Standard, among others. She lives in Chicago.
Is everybody a racist?
The studies just keep coming. Unconscious racism is pervasive. It starts early. And it creates a deadly empathy gap
Why sad songs can be feel-good and noise music can be nice
Since quite a few people are challenging me on the testosterone issue, I’m posting these two studies in a separate comment at the top. The two studies people are posting are 20 and 30 year old studies, and yes, generally in science older studies aren’t regarded as highly as more recent ones since as time goes on we get better at measuring things accurately.
Newer studies, from 2007 and 2013, have found no effect of race on testosterone levels. Links here: http://press.endocrine.org/doi/full/10.1210/jc.2007-0028
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