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HUMANS 101

Five things you need to know in order to help yourself

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LIVED THROUGH THIS

Why is it still okay to comment?

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So few interactions give us unbridled permission to imagine


Lived Through This

Moments when ‘everything’s going to be ok’ isn’t true

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Humans 101

There are so many ways we accidentally make ourselves feel bad


Express Yourself

Language’s sordid history with words that contradict themselves

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Lived Through This

Sometimes our bodies are best left alone

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Humans 101

It’s one of our most innate and reliable guides


Express Yourself

A linguist explains how our “conversational style” changes the way we interact

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Lived Through This

Thanks to my dad’s profession, the unmentionables were part of regular conversation

Microscopic view of human cancer cells.
Microscopic view of human cancer cells.
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Human Parts

A publication from Medium about humanity: yours, mine, and ours.

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