A Short Webcomic About Boy Who Loves To Pretend He's An Evil Sorceress

A young boy feels powerful when he pretends to play the wicked sorceress in his backyard games, but the laughing of his next-door neighbor leaves him feeling powerless. Can he convince her to join in on the gender-bending fun? » 4/07/14 1:20pm 4/07/14 1:20pm

Chimpanzees play with sticks as though they're dolls

In many cultures, girls play with dolls more often than boys do. Now chimps have been observed treating sticks like dolls. Is there a gender imbalance in the way chimps play with their dolls, too? » 12/20/10 10:22am 12/20/10 10:22am

Mom Goes Shopping Online, Dad Pays the Bills in "1999 A.D."

A young Wink Martindale starred in this Philco-Ford-produced educational film from 1967 that correctly predicts online shopping, banking, and email, but not the women's movement. 1999 A.D. was so eerily prescient in its vision of future technology that when clips started making their way round the internet last… » 2/11/08 12:40pm 2/11/08 12:40pm