The brain of an ancient bird offers clues to the survival of its modern-day relatives.
82% of professionals say they'd take a lower-paying job to work for an organization with more ethical business practices. This is just one of the reasons to offer ethics training for employees.
Israel looks to deploy its “Iron Beam” air-defense system within the year.
Syllipsimopodi bideni is small (about 12cm in length), has ten arms, suckers, fins, and a triangular pen of hard tissue inside its body for support.
The findings at L’Anse aux Meadows mark the the earliest known year by which human migration had encircled the planet.
The universe's largest seismometer reveals clues about the Gas Giant's interior.
Two aspects of memory – fast updating and long lasting – are typically considered incompatible, yet the insects combined them.
Technologically, the answer is definitely no. But that doesn't mean CGI is always used to good effect.
A doctor once joked that statins will be added to the water supply. Humor aside, the data shows that statins really are a "wonder drug."
The modern antiracist movement is harming the very people it claims to help, according to the linguist John McWhorter.
Edible electronics, devices that can be broken down and digested, could perform many useful functions inside the body.
Washington believed that particular Thanksgiving in 1789 was a crucial occasion.
Unlike other world rulers, Genghis Khan was laid to rest not inside an elaborate mausoleum but an unmarked grave somewhere in Mongolia. Maybe.
The role of the Devil’s advocate was to argue against the beatification of mystics. Contrary to popular belief, they did not wear Prada.
Long before Christopher and Magellan, ancient explorers voyaged into the unknown and brought home extraordinary tales.
Were Hitler’s SS henchmen willing executioners fueled by racial propaganda or mindless servants vying for promotions?
A virtuous diet isn't strictly vegan.
In the night sky for March of 2022, only stars and the Moon, not planets, will greet you. The real show, however, arrives just before dawn.
This everyday electrical phenomenon had no widely accepted scientific explanation — perhaps, until now.
This map of Hutterite colonies in North America says something about religion and evolution — and more precisely, speciation.
A 2020 study has revived a longstanding controversy over Christopher Columbus' claims of marauding cannibals in the Caribbean.
As patients approached death, many had dreams and visions of deceased loved ones.
Prison is an unreliable method of punishment. Let's do better.
Cotton mask fibers prove 33 percent more effective at blocking viruses in trials.