The German thinker wrote both treatises and songs. He approached each form of expression with the same level of interest.
Understanding the factors behind recent growth could help us better approach inequality.
Before anesthetics, some patients would die of the pain on the operating table.
When facing a predator, single cells sometimes unite to defend themselves, paving the way for more complex multicellular life forms to evolve.
To understand ourselves and our place in the universe, "we should have humility but also self-respect," Frank Wilczek writes in a new book.
The massive craft could carry 100 humans to Mars and revolutionize space exploration.
The Universe is expanding, and the Hubble constant tells us how fast. But how can it be a constant if the expansion is accelerating?
Once numbering just 27 birds, the global population of California condors is now in the hundreds.
Upskilling prepares today’s workforce for tomorrow’s opportunities, positioning organizations for success in the future.
The sonnenrad is a Heathen symbol composed of 12 repeated runes.
The human brain makes a striking deviation from the normal building plan.
Some purveyors of "wellness" sure are sounding like right-wing conspiracy theorists.
Helplessness isn't learned — it's an instinctual response that can be overcome.
In tough competitions, men tend to give up early when they feel a low sense of control. Testosterone eradicates that effect.
Porcine gene edits may allow such transplants without rejection.
"Deepfakes" and "cheap fakes" are becoming strikingly convincing — even ones generated on freely available apps.
Can a shared language promote peace? Some people think so.
From here on Earth, looking farther away in space means looking farther back in time. So what are distant Earth-watchers seeing right now?
Why does Seattle continue to be a place that nurtures the development of breakthrough technologies but not Minneapolis, Memphis, or Minsk?
Centuries ago, the plague forced people into quarantine for years. Isaac Newton and Galileo used the time to revolutionize the world.
The secret to alleviating chronic back pain may be to treat psychological issues like anxiety and repressed emotions.
Researchers have created a method to help workers collaborate with artificial intelligence systems.
When you hold yourself financially accountable, you’re likely to gain more than just some extra money.
You are only ever a few days away from your demise.
The "overview effect," experienced by astronauts when they view the Earth from outer space, irrevocably changes your perspective as a human.
In her 2020 book, "The Alchemy of Us," Ainissa Ramirez explores how important material inventions shaped the course of human experience.