Money can't buy happiness, but try being hopeful and broke at the same time.
Not long after the COVID-19 pandemic caused colleges to start teaching remotely, students balked at the idea of paying full tuition for online learning. It’s not hard to understand why. […]
After the 2011 Fukushima disaster, it was Germany, not Japan, that cracked down most severely on nuclear power plants.
Recent studies suggest virtual reality porn can produce a more positive experience than viewing from a monitor or screen.
Fear-mongering is now a billion-dollar industry.
Stewart is supporting a new bill that aims to extend health care and disability benefits to veterans who served alongside burn pits.
In an excerpt from her recent book, the behavior geneticist Kathryn Paige Harden carefully explores a topic that's often considered taboo: how genetics affect life outcomes.
Schools have become captivated by the idea that students must learn a set of generalized critical-thinking skills to flourish in the contemporary world.
There are so many problems, all across planet Earth, that harm and threaten humanity. Why invest in researching the Universe?
GPS holds the key, but astronomers can’t do it without help. Since 2019, the night sky — as seen by both human eyes and the telescopes we use to enhance our views of […]
Vaccines can be grown in and extracted from the leaves of plants.
As we embrace green solutions, nuclear should absolutely be part of the equation. For thousands upon thousands of years, humans have been harnessing the power of nature to provide energy […]
Since 1957, the world's space agencies have been polluting the space above us with countless pieces of junk, threatening our technological infrastructure and ability to venture deeper into space.
Research finds that only 10% of cities worldwide are affordable.
These new status behaviours are what one expert calls 'inconspicuous consumption'.
Pandemic rumors and information overload make separating fact from fancy difficult, putting people's health and lives at risk.
As it turns out, people who can afford to fly all the time use more energy than anybody else.
An algorithm produced every possible melody. Now its creators want to destroy songwriter copyrights.
A computer coder and a lawyer decide they have a right to speak for all the songwriters that ever lived, those who are alive today, and all those yet to be born.
Clinical trials by Janssen Pharmaceuticals showed troubling results.
In one Indian farming district, many women are paying for expensive and medically unnecessary hysterectomies in order to be more productive at work.
It's all about the feeding window.
Light cannot escape from a black hole, no matter what. But when two black holes merge? They just might. On September 14, 2015, history was made as the NSF’s twin LIGO […]
Ads from political figures are exempt from fact-checking, according to Facebook's recently updated policies.
The quest for the ultimate vacuum just got taken to the next level thanks to a new technique: the quantum squeezer. One of the most understated frontiers in all of […]
De Beauvoir finds that the ‘strong woman’ is actually just bound to housework
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