Temma Ehrenfeld is an independent journalist reporting on psychology and health. Her work has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Newsweek, Reuters, and Psychology Today.
The Repackaging of Stoicism in the 21st Century
What does Stoicism mean today? On Massimo Pigliucci's "How to Be a Stoic."...
Ruffled Feathers; or, Fowl Play at the Tring Estate
“The Feather Thief” reminded me of that long list of TV shows about male sub-cultures with their own sub-ethics, from “The Sopranos” through “Breaking Bad.”...
Before “the War on Drugs”
Much of what we believe about Prohibition is wrong....
Will Robots Inherit the Earth?
How much technology should we be willing to use to stay alive? Will robots inherit the earth?...
The Endocannabinoid Comes of Age
As Barcott explains, we seem poised to decriminalize marijuana, but we've been here before …...
In Praise of Dynamic Duos
Temma Ehrenfeld on Joshua Wolf Shenk's "Powers of Two": Creative work is in any case rough, and two are better than one....
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