Nature vs. Nurture

My Olympic Freestyle 100-Meter Q&A

My Olympic Freestyle 100-Meter Q&A

For fifteen years, I’ve been writing long analyses of how the data found in...

Nature vs. Nurture

The Nagging Persistence of Tribalism

The Nagging Persistence of Tribalism

Last week in rural western Alabama, members of the Christian Identity movement...

Nature vs. Nurture

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Soldier

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Soldier

The most intriguing gossip about Tiger Woods in a new tell-all book by his...

Nature vs. Nurture

Homosexuality: What’s Choice Got to Do With it?

Homosexuality: What’s Choice Got to Do With it?

The Pink Mafia’s tirelessly active activists recently upbraided former Sex and...

Nature vs. Nurture

When Parenting Fails

When Parenting Fails

“Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart...

Nature vs. Nurture

Revenge of the Identical Twins

Revenge of the Identical Twins

Due to Polish president Lech Kaczyński’s death in the tragic April 10 plane...

Nature vs. Nurture

Sheer Luck Is All It Takes To Be A Genius

Sheer Luck Is All It Takes To Be A Genius

What does it take to be a genius? Europeans of the Romantic Era tended to ascribe...

Nature vs. Nurture

Practice Makes Perfect (Or How to Raise a Sports Genius)

Practice Makes Perfect (Or How to Raise a Sports Genius)

In South-Central Los Angeles in 1940, a Mexican immigrant gave her son a 51-cent...