The Antidote to Snapchat Dysmorphia? Getting Weird.
AR-enhanced face filters are here to stay, and Ines Alpha is working to free them from tired beauty standards.
Immersive Environments to the Rescue
Mirelle Phillips designs spaces to ease the mind, accelerate healing, and generate awe.
An Experienced Health Tracker Gets the COVID-19 Vaccine
In the countdown to my second Pfizer dose, I covered my quantified self in a blanket of warm data. Here’s what happened when I pulled apart the threads.
Where Have All Your Sperm Gone?
Despite the growing, unsolved mystery of why sperm counts around the world are declining, society still treats fertility as a female issue.
Lost Your Sense of Smell Due to COVID-19? Here’s What to Do
Smell training is helping those with coronavirus-related anosmia restore this vital sense.
All the Lonely People—What Do They All Think Of?
Paradoxically, people who are lonely may have more active social brains.
Biophilic Homes Prove Nature is the Best Medicine
Living design elements create a serene, multisensory, healing experience.
30 Great Gifts for Biologically Inspired People
Featuring cactus shoes, custom probiotics, never-ending glow sticks, and more.
Lithium: The Next Trend in Microdosing?
Low levels of the naturally occurring, soft shiny metal could reduce violence and enhance moods for all.
Inside the Movement to Decolonize Psychedelic Pharma
As Western medicine brings psychedelics into mainstream use, a growing movement is innovating new business models grounded in reciprocity and inclusion.
Let Your Gut Be Your Guide
The Zoe dietary app zeroes in on timing and food combinations to maximize wellness.
Big Dreams of Personalized Health
Azizi Seixas uses sleep to study health inequalities—and make us all feel and snooze better.