Squelching CreativityWhat the “Blurred Lines” team copied is either not original or not relevant.
History of Innovation
Scales of JusticeHow a terrible Supreme Court decision about player pianos made the cover song what it is today.
Who Deserves Those 4 Inches of Airplane Seat Space?An investigation into the economics of reclining.
Beauty and the BeastiesGoldieBlox should win its court case against the Beastie Boys—and it will, even if it loses.
Please Stop Talking, John Kerry America’s chief diplomat is saying way too much about the Iran deal.
Behind the Scenes
The Great Writing Vs. Talking Debate Is it harder to be a good writer or a good talker?
The DIY Pollution-Hunters Students in New Orleans are using balloons and kites to map environmental devastation.
A Brief History of Everything A supersized MinutePhysics that tackles our evolution, from the Big Bang to present day.
Push It to the Limit The women’s 1,500-meters record just fell after 22 years. What’s the fastest humans can possibly run?