Science & Technology

Henry Marsh and His Tale of Doing No Harm

Henry Marsh in his masterful book gives us a glimpse of how death, triumph, and the perils of medicine have shaped his life through neurosurgery.

Amy Trask Talks Social Media in the Modern Sports Landscape

Amy Trask is one of the most established women in sports. She is also one of the most beloved people on Twitter. She talks about the the two subjects here.

Randolph Nesse Gives Us Good Reasons for Bad Feelings

Randolph Nesse is responsible for Darwinian medicine. In his new book, Good Reasons for Bad Feelings, he opens the door for evolutionary psychiatry.

Farewell, Eduard Punset: The Legacy of Spain’s Carl Sagan

Eduard Punset, arguably one of the greatest popularizers of science in Spain and in many Spanish-speaking countries, passed away at 82 years of age.

Esmé Weijun Wang and The Collected Schizophrenias

Esmé Weijun Wang’s new book, The Collected Schizophrenias, is a thrilling and sometimes chaotic ride through her many battles with schizoaffective disorder.

Oliver Sacks Has Everything In Its Place

Oliver Sacks' last book, Everything In Its Place, delivers a heartfelt goodbye and a much-needed collection of writings that represents his voracious appetite for knowledge.

Edward O. Wilson and The Deep Origins of Societies

How do modern societies evolve? Harvard biologist, Edward O. Wilson tries to answer these questions in his new book, Genesis: The Deep Origins of Societies.

Who Is… the Next Jeopardy! Host

When Alex Trebek announced in March that he had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, America was understandably devastated. Who could possibly take over?