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Identity and Meaning in Derby Hats

Last Saturday over 170,000 people descended on Churchill Downs for the 141st Kentucky Derby. The Derby is the first of three races that comprise the American Triple Crown which awards a multi-million dollar purse.

May 8, 2015 — Krystal D'Costa
Is email one of the last private spaces online?

Is email one of the last private spaces online?

Someone has been using my email address. First, she registered it as the recovery address for another account she created, so I was notified about that account.

March 29, 2015 — Krystal D'Costa

How Hard Is It to Catch a Fake Passport?

Imagine that you are a bouncer, checking IDs outside a popular bar in a college town. It is somewhat dark outside the door, there are many distractions: loud music is playing and your job requires you to also keep an eye on the crowd for trouble.

March 24, 2014 — Megan Papesh
How Identity Evolves in the Age of Genetic Imperialism

How Identity Evolves in the Age of Genetic Imperialism

From designer babies to women whose genitals smell like peaches, 2014 graced us with a taste of the hope, hype and superficiality of business as usual in Silicon Valley.

March 13, 2015 — Eleonore Pauwels and Jim Dratwa
Why Education Needs More Radioactive Spiders

Why Education Needs More Radioactive Spiders

Education needs more radioactive spiders. Stay with me. Remember Peter Parker? His childhood wasn’t easy. Both of his parents– Richard and Mary– were killed on a mission as double agents.

September 9, 2013 — Scott Barry Kaufman