Society-changing ideas form through a three-stage process, argues author Michael Bhaskar.
Our brains did not evolve to shop on Amazon.
Both journalists have put themselves in danger to shed light on corruption and abuses of power in their home countries.
You don't need to completely automate a job to fundamentally change it.
When we limit the clash of ideas, we ultimately hinder progress for the entire society.
The Industrial Revolution changed music forever, thanks to a combination of technological advances and clever entrepreneurs.
Research suggests that aging affects a brain circuit critical for learning and decision-making.
Being ahead of the curve can be a dangerous place. These 7 thinkers were driven from their homelands over it.
Audio recordings reveal cows have unique voices and share emotions with each other.
Are there innate differences between female and male brains?
Researchers asked older adults about the strategies they use for combatting loneliness. Here’s what they said.
"I used to mountain climb… If I can't walk anymore, I'll crawl."
Misinformation in political ads bring "significant ramifications that today's democratic infrastructure may not be prepared to handle," Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said.
A revival is occurring, and we sure can use it.
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U.S. Supreme Court justices receive lifetime appointments to the bench, but many wonder if indefinite terms do more harm to our legal system than good.
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Philosophers can be pretty eccentric. Here we list seven of the most out there. Yes, Diogenes is included.
You might think philosophy is a boy's club. We are here to correct that misconception.
This is a nice addition to the findings of the “yellow snow” study.
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Charges of treason are often used incorrectly in today's political climate. Treason has a very specific definition in the U.S. Constitution.
Each might be as heavy as an asteroid and as tiny as a decimal point.