Here are some of my favorite blogs and sites, by category:


More science and math, with lots of pictures
Data visualization and complexity
  • Sixty Symbols – Videos about the symbols of physics and astronomy
How-To Guides for Being Human
Thinking Good
  • Less Wrong – A community blog devoted to refining the art of human rationality
  • Slate Star Codex – Rationality, cognitive science, psychology, society, etc.
  • Mind Hacks – Neuroscience and psychology tricks to find out what’s going on inside your brain

Short Fiction

Science fiction and speculative fiction:

Art, Design, Tech

Integrative Thinking, Psychedelics