Unplugging only ignores the hard work of overcoming your distractions.
The pandemic has many people questioning whether they ever want to go back to the office.
The evidence for a link between time spent using technology and mental health is fatally flawed.
An analogy explains the greater fool theory: You don’t have to run faster than the bear to get away; you just have to run faster than the other guy.
Professional astronomy images are the gold standard. But this Large Magellanic Cloud composite is the amateur community's best image ever.
There’s never been a better cultural moment to capitalize on microlearning.
To reap the benefits of digital technologies, we must contend with their addictive designs.
A clear alternative has yet to emerge.
There are pros and cons to sending interstellar messages to aliens that may or may not exist.
Digital currencies are set to upend paper currencies, but it likely won't be the decentralized utopia some hope it will be.
This century alone has already had a couple of Onesdays (1/11/11 and 11/11/11).
Safety through technology is no bad thing—Nietzsche himself sought doctors and medicines throughout his life—but it can become pathological.
Using DNA from samples of extinct flowers, synthetic biologists managed to approximate long-lost floral scents.
Even if we traveled at the speed of light, we'd never catch up to these galaxies.
Companies can identify you from your music preferences, as well as influence and profit from your behavior.
One day, this powerful tool could be in millions of smartphones.
Even diehard fans are experiencing superhero exhaustion. But it's not impossible to do something original.
Much of the discussion began during the pandemic, which really brought mental health issues to the forefront.
Blended learning reflects how people learn and develop naturally every day. Here's how to put it into practice.
Construction is nearly complete for a camera that will take 3,200-megapixel panoramas of the southern night sky.
Wordle activates both the language and logic parts of our brain and give us a nice boost of dopamine, whether we win or lose.
Digitized logbooks from the 1800s reveal a steep decline in strike rate for whalers.
In 2011, a bizarre, green object was discovered. At long last, we finally understand why. One of astronomy’s biggest surprises came in 2007, when a mysterious green object was found. […]
Intrapreneurs tap into the spirit of entrepreneurialism to innovate and find personal meaning at work, but organizations need to celebrate their efforts more.