A DNA study looks for the home of the earliest modern humans.
The banality-of-evil thesis was a flashpoint for controversy.
"It's just a joke," right?
Europe is divided on whether films should have subtitles or different audio tracks.
Normally, the landscape in this photo would be a white ice sheet.
The flying rotorcraft drone is set to land on Saturn's largest moon in 2034.
Maybe you’ve heard the term “self-actualization” bandied about at a party or by an inspirational speaker? Popularized by psychologist Abraham Maslow, the theory argues that we can realize our full […]
A new study lays out a green (very green), data-driven plan to capture much of our atmosphere's carbon pool.
A fully programmable quantum computer that can outperform any classical computer is right at the edge of today’s technology. Earlier this month, a new story leaked out: Google, one of […]
The Doomsday clock has never been closer to midnight.
The bid to buy Greenland is unlikely to become seriously considered.
It doesn’t matter what’s popular, logical, or intuitive. What matters is what you can observe and measure. Imagine asking the biggest, most fundamental question of all: what is reality? How would […]
From psychology to neuroscience, what we believe is not nearly as relevant as why we do.
Number of proton-neutron pairs determine how fast the particles move, results suggest.
We tend to treat death and dying as a somber and serious event, but what if it doesn't have to be that way?
It marks a first for the U.S., where some 49,000 people died from opioids in 2018.
Why the effects of aging are detrimental to being the U.S. president.
A trio of scientists from Harvard hopes to do this in 2019.
A new study from the University of Oxford reveals what foods are, and are not, healthy for the environment.