Pure Genius

Inside the creative mind. Meet today's most brilliant thinkers, designers and other thought leaders.


Q&A: Sarah Garfinkel, consciousness researcher, on your sixth sense

Can you detect your own heartbeat? If so, you may have the power of interoception and even have a richer emotional life. Here's how to find out.


Q&A: Evan Lowenstein, pop rocker turned entrepreneur, on selling experiences

After having three hit singles, Lowenstein created Stageit, an award-winning online music venue streaming six performances a day. But concerts are just the beginning.


Q&A: Dr. Vandana Shiva, social activist, on the importance of saving seeds

Biosafety regulations barely exist in the United States, but this might not be for long. Will seed politics ignite change?