NPR | Sept. 02, 2015
The idea that everyone makes automatic, subconscious associations about people is not new. But now some companies are trying to reduce the impact of such biases in the workplace.
NPR | Sept. 01, 2015
A new exhibit about FIFA's recent corruption is on display at the Las Vegas museum of contemporary organized crime.
NPR | Sept. 01, 2015
While in Alaska, President Obama will be a guest on a survival show that takes celebrities into the wilderness to eat mice, repel off cliffs and more.
Arts | Entertainment | Nation | ScienceNPR | Aug. 31, 2015 9:02 a.m.
Go ahead, use this article to justify binge-watching Orange Is The New Black all weekend.
Arts | Entertainment | Science | BooksNPR | Aug. 30, 2015 12:51 p.m.
His book Awakenings, about reviving patients from a catatonic state was turned into a 1990 film. He also wrote more than a dozen other books, including The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat.
Oliver Sacks, the acclaimed British-American neurologist and author, has died of cancer at the age of 82.
The Oxford English Dictionary was updated with a number of new words today, so, naturally, we held a contest to see who could use the most in a single sentence.
World | Arts | EntertainmentNPR | Aug. 28, 2015 6:11 a.m.
A new Netflix series, 'Narcos,' tells the story of how smuggler Pablo Escobar built his cocaine empire. The show is compelling and complex — especially for fans of classic crime stories.
For some insects, sound waves or vibrations are the real social media — high-speed rumbles sent through the air and along leaf stems to help the bugs claim territory, send warnings and find mates.
Arts | Entertainment | Food | ScienceNPR | Aug. 27, 2015 7:55 a.m.
Some scientists carry on the tradition of eating the animals or plants they study: leeches, tadpoles, 30,000-year-old bison. Darwin did it first, but why do it at all? Call it all-consuming curiosity.
Donald Trump's foray into politics has had some scratching their heads. But not in California, where celebrity candidates like former Governator Arnold Schwarzenegger are, like, so 12 years ago.
Air | Communities | Environment | Entertainment | Recreation | Health | Arts | Economy | Climate changeOPB/EarthFix | Aug. 24, 2015 10:15 a.m. | Ashland, Oregon
In Ashland, home of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, the “show-must-go-on” mantra of the theater has given way to continuous air quality checks and tough show-time decisions.
Arts | Entertainment | NationNPR | Aug. 24, 2015 10:05 a.m.
The self-deprecating host of Comedy Central's The Nightly Show says it took a few months to get comfortable in his new role. "People are holding your feet to the fire immediately," he says.