Killing the National Endowment for the Arts: Race, Income, and Arts Participation

President Trump plans to cut funding for the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), but does NEA funding actually increase arts participation?

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Pokemon GO: Eevee-lution

Pokémon GO came out July 6th and people have been training all over the place (and sometimes getting themselves into trouble). Catching and evolving Pokémon continues to be great fun for trainers of all ages. One Pokémon in particular has been the subject of speculation. Eevee can evolve into one of three Pokémon, and people have been trying to figure out […]

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Does “Brain Training” Work?

Do you think it’s possible to get smarter? If you took the same IQ test over and over your score would eventually improve—but that’s not you getting smarter, that’s just you memorizing the test. When people talk about getting smarter, what they really care about is whether it’s possible to improve the underlying cognitive processes […]

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