Tim Urban

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Wait But Why’s latest instalment of long reads, The Mute Button, focuses on current political discourse.

Wait But Why is the ultimate in internet long reads. Created by writer and illustrator Tim Urban, it is known for diving deep into meaty topics. These(...)

Elon Musk hopes a micron-sized implant could help  stroke patients to communicate.

Back in 2015, Tim Urban, the writer behind popular blog Wait But Why, began a series of posts on Elon Musk’s companies including Tesla and SpaceX. So(...)

Everyone on the web is loving and sharing this “warts and all” tale from former TED participant Tim Urban

TED speakers seem so slick, confident and well-rehearsed. They’d sicken you, wouldn’t they? Which is why everyone on the web is loving and sharing thi(...)