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I Am a Heroin User. I Do Not Have a Drug Problem

Carl Hart says drug addiction is often distorted by scientists and the media.

Why Making Our Brains Noisier Feels Good

A counterintuitive approach to improving our mental health.

The Alien-Haunted World

Cognitive Scientists Are Going to the Dogs

Unleashing a new breed of research into co-evolution and the aging brain.

Octopuses Find New Hunting Buddies

Animals are teaming up to adapt to a changing world.

The Dangerous Evolution of the Coronavirus

These scientists have a new model for identifying variants before they kill.

Dreaming Is Like Taking LSD

A new theory explains that dreaming opens our minds to unexplored possibilities.

We Didn’t Evolve for This

A lesson from the animal kingdom on why COVID-19 is so deadly to humans.