Thank Goodness for Gratitude: It Bolsters Willpower

It tricky to go shopping and not return with more than you expected. That’s because of Willpower.

Tales From EggBanxx’s Let’s ‘Chill’ Ladies’ Nights

Perhaps, after trying my whole life to get straight A’s and excel and do everything perfectly, I don’t want to feel like there’s a “right” way to do my fertility.

Can Science Have It All?

The Cost of Things: Freezing Your Eggs

What Correlates To Productivity in Kids And Nations Alike?

Leave Religion Off Your Resume, With One Big “Unless …”

Does Worrying About Money Make You Better at Money?

Forgive Me Scientists For I’ve Sinned: I’ve Gone Home at 5:00, I Enjoy the Sun …

Good Morning! Let’s Talk About Racism and Reparations

Job of the Day: Science Writing Fact Checker

from longtime Billfolder Shannon Palus’ wonderful essay about her day job, “Dispatches from a fact checker.” Shannon fact checks for Discover and Popular Science, and manages to make the job seem wildly fascinating and beautiful and TERRIFYING, all at once.