Although the statue’s political connotations faded over time, its eyes remain fixed on a key moment in Florentine history.
Sharing food and kissing are among the signals babies use to interpret their social world, according to a new study.
If you’ve ever struggled with the strong force, this explanation is a life-saver. If you ask someone to think about some physical phenomenon that’s responsible for any sort of force […]
Unexpected images of galaxies from the James Webb Space Telescope do not disprove the Big Bang. There are other likelier explanations.
When Cameroon's Lakes Monoun and Nyos exploded, they released clouds of carbon dioxide that suffocated everything in its wake.
The Arabic word fatwa can mean “explanation” or “clarification.”
The coronavirus pandemic is highlighting the innovations that have been desperately needed in higher education all along.
Just a small gesture or a thoughtful comment can often alter a situation, or people’s perceptions of it, in ways that relieve tensions and make them feel appreciated and included.
From exoplanets to supermassive black holes to the first stars and galaxies, Webb will show us the Universe as we've never seen it before.
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Elon Musk suggested remote-controlled, vibrating anal beads. Thankfully, there are more mundane explanations.
Understanding the factors behind recent growth could help us better approach inequality.
Historical geniuses used the "creative nap" to give their minds a boost. Apparently, the "hypnagogic state" can help with problem solving.
Being stuck at home is not as intense as being away from Earth, but there are ways to cope in either scenario.
Our social instincts can lead us to adopt models of desire that might not serve our interests.
By creating a type O kidney, they hope to make more organs available for transplant.
Commodus lived the anti-Stoic life, pursuing lust, narcissism, and self-indulgence.
The idea that the news can make you sick has a long history.
Immersive learning creates an interactive environment in which learners have the power to customize their experience.
Earth is the Solar System's only known inhabited planet. Could Venus, if its phosphine signal is real, be our second world with life?
Creativity and achievement require balancing hard work with the restful power of calm.
Bite into a miracle berry and you'll perceive intense sweetness — but only after you eat something acidic, too.