WFH Is Corroding Our Trust in Each Other

If Work Is Going Remote, Why Is Big Tech Still Building? The Algebra of Wealth.

If Work Is Going Remote, Why Is Big Tech Still Building?

Google, Facebook, and others promise more flexibility to work from home. But they’re charging ahead with plans for more offices.

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GQ Found the Best Mattress of 2021

GQ staffers tested 20 popular mattress brands and found the runaway favorite.

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WFH Is Corroding Our Trust in Each Other

In early 2020, the switch to remote or hybrid work was abrupt for many companies. Now, almost a year in, their trust is wearing thin, and some find themselves wondering whether their remote employees are actually working at home.

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The Coronavirus Is Here to Stay — Here’s What That Means

A Nature survey shows many scientists expect the virus that causes Covid-19 to become endemic, but it could pose less danger over time.

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The Algebra of Wealth

Since 1989, people under the age of 40 have seen their share of the nation’s wealth plummet from 19 percent to nine percent. For the first time in U.S. history, young people are no longer better off (economically) than their parents were at the same age.

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America’s Brutal Racial History Is Written All Over Our Genes

Our country has struggled to reckon with the horrors of the past. Could DNA tests help?

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How to Create Compelling Characters

It’s not only writer’s intuition. Use personality psychology to create just the right blend of surprise and believability

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An Ever-Moving, Unloved Fish Is Stirring Chaos in the North Atlantic

When mackerel started showing up in Iceland, it started a decade-long fight over how to divide the ocean’s riches.

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The Real Reason for Texas’ Rolling Blackouts

Texas is really going through it right now. More than four million people are still without power in Texas Tuesday morning after a serious winter storm jacked up energy prices across the U.S. and froze key infrastructure in the state.

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How to Escape the Confines of Time and Space According to the CIA

In the 80s, the spy agency investigated the “Gateway Experience” technique to alter consciousness and ultimately escape spacetime. Here is everything you need to know.

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Il Maestro

Federico Fellini and the lost magic of cinema.

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