Content from Aeon

A man's back as he looks out across a lake and forest
07/16/2020
Solitude has become a topic of fascination in...
Man sitting on ground facing sunset
04/03/2020
In 1840, Edgar Allan Poe described the ‘mad...
Bored woman looking out window through slats of blinds
02/26/2020
What, exactly, is boredom? It is a deeply...
Jumbled pile of "I VOTED" stickers
02/11/2020
For far too long, the accepted wisdom among...
Upset woman at computer holds her head
12/19/2019
Imagine you’re a lecturer teaching a celebrated...
Hand holding water bottle that says PLASTIC FREE
09/18/2019
According to The New Republic magazine in June...
Close up on stone statue face with lichen growing
04/26/2019
Medieval monks had a terrible time concentrating...
Close up of bee hovering over purple flowers.
02/07/2019
Nearly every summer’s day, I visit honeybees....
Man and woman arguing in front of pink and blue wall.
01/18/2019
Many of my best friends think that some of my...

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