NicoBoard is an app that helps parents make sense of a frightening time.
By toppling medieval Europe’s mightiest political power, the Protestant Reformation ushered in a new age of freedom, religious and otherwise.
The ethical debate over zoos is going to grow louder. There might be a solution that involves robots.
In a nod to its addictive qualities, it was first dubbed “Some More.”
Society-changing ideas form through a three-stage process, argues author Michael Bhaskar.
The organisms were anchored to a boulder 900 meters beneath the ice, living a cold, dark existence miles away from the open ocean.
A curated list of must-watch films from Big Think readers.
Mammals have a history stretching back 325 million years. To study that ancient history is to know our own origins.
"The hardest thing is the flying side of things."
Legendary cartoonist John Groth's pictorial map captures LA's film factories in their Golden Age.
You can’t control external threats, but you can manage how you prepare and respond to the risk.
Bernie speaks again about what democratic socialism means, and raises a debate about what freedom is.
Picking up the thread of a conversation they started two decades ago in Jerusalem, with some help from Lenny Bruce, philosopher Martha Nussbaum, and other influences along the way, host Jason Gots and Williams College professor Jeffrey Israel go deep on private grievances, public life, and where the two overlap.
Creeps, it seems, are everywhere.
Hearing-related problems are on the rise.
With the interest of these tech giants, it looks like cryptocurrencies are here to stay.
Some pesticides are about as toxic as table salt.
The center of our Sun tops out at 15 million K, but nuclear bombs can get nearly 20 times hotter. Here’s how. In terms of raw energy output, nothing on our […]
What's your "stress mindset"?
We are all of us held together by words.
A study finds that re-conditioning married individuals by linking spouse photos to pictures of puppies and bunnies makes us like our mates more.
To become a talent-driven industry leader, companies need a new power player in their C-Suite: the CHRO (Chief Human Resources Officer).
A case for looking beyond the planetary scientist’s (or even the astronomer’s) definition. Ever since 2006, when the International Astronomical Union (IAU) officially defined the term planet — introducing the term ‘dwarf […]