Why did we turn an isolated teenage girl into the world’s most famous Holocaust victim?
You know when you really like someone, a lot, to the point where it becomes your life’s work to make them notice you, so, for some reason, without ...
America is in mourning. Deep, deep morning for a man who inspired millions to, I don’t know, watch a movie, I guess.
Five big thinkers — Regina Barzilay, George Church, Jennifer Egan, Catherine Mohr and Siddhartha Mukherjee — puzzle over the future of the future.
At the Jimmy Buffett-branded community, a hint at how an increasingly long-lived species might choose to spend its extra decades.
“Rich people don’t get their own ‘better’ firefighters, or at least they aren’t supposed to.”
The murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi has rightly caused anger in the West, but why are western journalists quiet about the brutal war Saudi Ara...
The authenticity of the following anonymous op-ed has been verified by Medium’s editorial staff. Our columnist, Trevor Timm, has also interviewed t...
A job at Facebook is plum. But at a recent university hackathon, some young engineers showed a changing attitude toward working at the social network.
Law and medicine still rely on the device. Maybe they shouldn’t.
The state's previous social studies standards listed three causes for the Civil War: sectionalism, states' rights and slavery, in that order.
The director of The Man From Earth and The Man From Earth: Holocene has done a complete 180 on the benefits of movie piracy.
Many movies are costly to preserve. Others have disappeared. It's a problem no one saw coming.
Google is increasingly divided over supporting the news industry, either through direct funding, or with a set of initiatives directly aimed at imp...
The difference between being an atheist and an agnostic is clear but misunderstood. Explore how the two are both different and related.
To celebrate Hollywood's first all-Asian cast in 25 years, here's a list of some of my favorite books by Asian and Asian American authors.
“Genius” is a title Aretha deserves, without question. That we have often failed to give it to her (and other black women) only shows o...
Choose England. Or pick and choose according to a points system in which the rules are quite mad.
How Forrest Lucas — the little-known millionaire whose company name is plastered on the home stadium of the Indianapolis Colts — wields...
A short story from How To Love a Jamaican by Alexia Arthurs.