There’s an episode of Scrubs that I think of every time something hurts. In it, the main character JD says something about how pain is complicated for doctors because how people handle it varies greatly between individuals. Indeed, the understanding […]
It’s more than halfway through 2018, and the news is still flooded with stories from the 2016 American presidential campaign. It’s no secret that the campaign was marked with a particularly high level of emotion, giving rise to many theories, […]
People have been dreaming about conversing with other members of the Animal Kingdom for ages. In the past, humans have taught primates sign language and other ways of communicating with us, and for the entirety of animal domestication, we’ve taught […]
Thanks to multibillion-dollar marketing campaigns and a culture that thrives on convenience, the fast food industry has become a staple in many lives across the world. Although relatively new in society, they’re not only normalized, but the meals have become […]
As the prevalence of Emoji-shaped merchandise flooding the aisles of Walmart suggests, the modern-day logographs are becoming more and more commonly intermingled with our normal script. They’ve inspired a movie and a Happy Meal toy, which, at least in America, […]
I love Harry Potter. When I closed “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” the first time, it felt like I was saying goodbye to childhood friends. A movie franchise, several Harry Potter universe books (like Harry’s faithful “Quidditch Through the […]
Learn about the ways in which Machine Learning is being applied to facial recognition; from social media to helping victims of sex trafficking, it’s truly A-I-mazing!