Music therapy might boost memory, but the benefits are small. Just in case, tell your grandparents to listen to their favorite 1960s tunes.
"Lac-Phe" grants obese mice the benefits of exercise — without exercising. But don't expect an "exercise pill."
“It’s not a secret that legal language is very hard to understand. It's borderline incomprehensible a lot of the time.”
Mutations that confer malaria resistance occur more frequently in people who live in regions where the disease is endemic.
When you imitate the speech of others, there’s a thin line between whether it’s a social asset or faux pas.
A study finds that older adults who cannot balance on one foot for ten seconds have an 84% higher risk of death than those who can.
From 1974 to 1978, the chimps of Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania were at war with each other, the first time conservationists saw chimps engage in calculated, cold-blooded killing.
Ingesting tiny doses of hallucinogens might not have the outsized benefits that some people claim it does.
One god stands for order, logic, and reason. The other stands for chaos, madness, and drunkenness. Nietzsche thinks you need both.
Online Shinto communities have existed since the birth of the internet as we know it.
Screens were around in previous generations, but now they truly define childhood.
In-depth research suggests BDSM practitioners can experience altered states of consciousness that can be therapeutic.
There’s never been a better cultural moment to capitalize on microlearning.
College doesn’t pay off for a lot of people. So he started a school that doesn’t get paid unless you do.
There are so many problems, all across planet Earth, that harm and threaten humanity. Why invest in researching the Universe?
To reap the benefits of digital technologies, we must contend with their addictive designs.
Seattle slowly raised its minimum wage to $15 per hour. The results provide fuel for both sides of the minimum wage debate.
Cement production currently accounts for 8% of global carbon emissions.
Standard probiotics cannot compare to the diversity that your microbes have.
A female boar's intelligence, resolve, and empathy stun researchers.
Gradualism rejects the idea of a "bright line" in the abortion debate/
Risqué or just risky?
American and French troops turned capturing Hitler’s chalet into a game.