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The ''Weak Evidence Effect''

About one month before the mid-term elections last fall, 98 people from around the country — Democrats, Republicans, and independents — sat down at their computers to participate in a psychological experiment put together by three Brown University resea
That's It?
By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  March 18, 2011

Walkin' and talkin'

It counts as some small death, the blinders-on result of routine, when instead of noticing how the light hits the river or the man in front of the noodle shop crouches as if he'd got no bones, your thoughts pinball from your sandwich to an e-mail you wan
Unguided Zen-like tours through NYC
By NINA MACLAUGHLIN  |  March 12, 2010