What makes a super-genius?
A short voyage through Arrow's impossibility theorem, and what it means for self-government.
We're used to lies in politics, but nonsense is another matter, and perhaps the worst gob of nonsense today is our set of beliefs surrounding the People.
Over 200 years of meteoric technological progress seem to have given way to stagnation. Might energy play a part in the story?
In one of his first published speeches, America's indispensable man warned us about the "mobocratic spirit."
How would the electoral map look if we measured non-voters as well? And what does it mean for democracy?