September 2 - 8

Read the best of the week, see essays about remembering history, making art, bias in algorithms, and more.

Why Do Humans Make Art?

By Nathan H. Lents, Ph.D.

When Does Conflict Move in a Good or Bad Direction?

By Peter T. Coleman Ph.D.

Biased Algorithms?

By Samuel Veissière Ph.D.

Misremembering American History

By Benjamin Mitchell-Yellin, Ph.D.

The Toll Facing Immigrants Today

By E. J. R. David Ph.D.

The Pitfalls of Popularizing New Science

By Art Markman Ph.D.