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Anyone hostile to research is probably benefiting from ignorance.
Why is there so much outcry about the glamorization of sex and violence, but none about the glamorization of ignorance?
"Do not speak unless you can improve the silence."
Maybe you are totally familiar with how blind auditions changed the gender ratios of orchestras. If not:
Actually, the female body does have a way to shut down pregnancy after rape. It's called demanding emergency contraception.
I grew up on welfare. Went to college on Pell grants. And while watching Obama speak, was calculating my tax credits for creating new jobs.
“The word ‘privilege’ literally means ‘private law.’”
Seriously. Read this piece on Silicon Valley culture:
Behind every terrible product is a misunderstanding of human nature.
It's upsetting that hating women and science is a winning strategy.
Big fan of both.
Anyone suffering with impostor syndrome should feel cheered by this. Being too confident is not a good sign.
Human behavior is not an engineering problem. It's much much harder to solve for.
The fatal flaw in the quantified self movement is that better data does not entail better decision-making—because humans.
Hey maybe the child of a GOP leader will come out as female, and we can have support for reproductive rights and equality.
Co-founder of Mule Design. Chug enthusiast. Author of Just Enough Research. You should get it.