Are Air Purifiers Really Worth It?

Are Air Purifiers Really Worth It?

You might pride yourself on keeping a clean home. Regardless, you’re unknowingly breathing in germs, dust, smoke, mold, and more unwelcome particles every day. In fact, indoor air pollutants can be concentrated up to five times higher than outdoor air. This is harmful...
Effects of Screen Time on the Brain

Effects of Screen Time on the Brain

Today, we spend 90% of our free time on a device. But not all screen time is created equal. We can use our screens to better ourselves and do things that support brain health development. On the other hand, mindless scrolling on our digital devices can lead to poor...
The Optimal Stopping Problem and our Devices

The Optimal Stopping Problem and our Devices

Every time you take an action, the time you spend doing so is time you can’t get back. In our daily lives, we make decisions about everything we do. There are small-scale decisions like brainstorming where to pick up dinner. Then, there are big decisions like when to...