Washington believed that particular Thanksgiving in 1789 was a crucial occasion.
It is through speaking and listening that human beings become who they are.
The new book "Lost Cities, Ancient Tombs" documents 100 archaeological discoveries that changed the world.
The Spanish language has the ability to minimize and exaggerate by the simple addition of a suffix.
Life’s stages are changing – we need new terms and new ideas to describe how adults develop and grow
Ages 30 to 45 are now “the rush hour of life.”
The “first-of-its-kind” archeological find is being reburied despite the fact that researchers haven’t finished studying it.
In theory, history is the sum of everything that ever happened; in practice, it’s a story we tell ourselves to make sense of and justify our actions in the present.
From here on Earth, looking farther away in space means looking farther back in time. So what are distant Earth-watchers seeing right now?
Which is good, because if they do, they violate the cosmological principle. In theory, the Universe should be the same, on average, everywhere. A simulation of the large-scale structure of […]
We frequently say it's 2.725 K: from the light left over all the way from the Big Bang. But that's not all that's in the Universe.
Advances in ancient DNA analysis gave researchers a new way to trace the movements of peoples across Eurasia.
It's the "intersection of burnout, imposter syndrome, and anxiety.”
Is the Universe the same everywhere? Or are there truly ‘special places’ around? For practically all of human history, one assumption about our place in the Universe had long gone unchallenged: […]
When actual people correct misinformation online, it can be as effective, if not more so, as when a social media company labels something as questionable.
Where the prime meridian meets the equator, a non-existent island captures our imagination — and our non-geocoded data.
The way that the ancient Megalodon adapted to water temperature has important implications for modern marine creatures.
Elon Musk's successful bid to take over Twitter has fragmented the internet along predictably partisan lines. But only time will tell whether this is a good or bad thing.
In paint form, the world's "whitest white" reflects so much light that surfaces become cooler than the surrounding air.