How Many Friends You Need to Be Happy. The Enemy in Black Panther. 70-Year-Old Truth-Teller.

Building Greater Self-Reliance.

This Is How Many Friends You Need to Be Happy

The closest layer has three to five people, the next layer has 15 people, then 50, and so on. That inner layer is what makes up your “vital friendships,” or your inner circle of close friends.


How Do Machines Learn? These Dogs Can Help Us Explain

Machines can think, but we need to teach them.

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Chadwick Boseman Says T'Challa Is the Enemy in Black Panther

His comments highlight the conflicted feelings of Black Panther audience members from the African diaspora.


31 Journaling Prompts for Building Greater Self-Reliance

The goal of self-reliance is to achieve sovereignty in our connected, civilized world. It’s to remember that your judgments are valid — even if, especially if, they’re unpopular. It’s remembering you don’t need to be on a side, that the team colors people try to throw on you may not actually represent who you are.


We X-Rayed Some MLB Baseballs. Here’s What We Found.

On 6,105 occasions last season, a major leaguer walked to the plate and hammered a baseball over the outfield wall. The 2017 season broke the home run record that was set in 2000 — the peak of the steroid era — when players hit 5,693 homers, and it built upon the remarkable 5,610 that were hit in 2016.


Jordan Peterson’s Gospel of Masculinity

How did a once obscure academic become the Internet’s most revered—and reviled—intellectual?


Uber and Lyft Drivers' Median Hourly Wage Is Just $3.37, Report Finds

Majority of drivers make less than minimum wage and many end up losing money, according to study published by MIT


How to Keep Your Devices’ Batteries Alive As Long As Possible

Love them or hate them, batteries power everything you hold dear, or at least everything inside your phone. You might have a brand new iPhone with a fully charged battery or a dying iPhone 6, whose battery is so degraded it requires a replacement from Apple.


The Warriors’ 70-Year-Old Truth-Teller

For a sports franchise, the Warriors are uncommonly engaged with the outside world, particularly when it comes to politics and social activism.


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