Lithium: The Next Trend in Microdosing?
Low levels of the naturally occurring, soft shiny metal could reduce violence and enhance moods for all.
Unhinged, Bonkers, and Delicious
These artists are prototyping alternative culinary futures to inspire food production that is more just, biodiverse, and beautiful.
The Focus of His Energy
Neal Kassell is on a mission to bring focused ultrasound therapy to the masses.
True Human Diversity is Finally Imaginable. Are We Ready?
Juan Enriquez explores the possibility and inevitable risks of human speciation.
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.
What is Asexuality?
A conversation with Angela Chen, author of ”Ace: What Asexuality Reveals About Desire, Society, and the Meaning of Sex.”
Let Your Gut Be Your Guide
The Zoe dietary app zeroes in on timing and food combinations to maximize wellness.
Taste 2.0 is Here
The discovery of a new taste cell deepens our understanding of this complex and adaptive sensory system.
Big Dreams of Personalized Health
Azizi Seixas uses sleep to study health inequalities—and make us all feel and snooze better.
Get Up to Speed On the State of Eco-Fashion
The race is on to bioengineer carbon-neutral, recyclable, biodegradable, and affordable materials.
5 Books That Grapple with the Thorny Issue of Genetics and Race
These scholars of color combine scientific inquiry and social justice.
How to Change Your Mind Over a Glass of Wine
Becoming an expert, whether it’s in wine tasting or mathematics, alters your brain structure and perception.