It occurred naturally, and scientists know this for certain. Starting in late 2019, a novel strain of coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, began infecting human beings for the very first time. Discovered in samples […]
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The key? A computational flattening algorithm.
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A marketing professional decided to think creatively and create a resume-bot. It helped him land 14 interviews and 11 job offers.
It may depend on whether you're an "easily empathetically embarrassed" person.
The modern antiracist movement is harming the very people it claims to help, according to the linguist John McWhorter.
Without Benjamin List and David MacMillan, chemists would still be using metals and enzymes to catalyze chemical reactions.
Frank Slater’s book "Practical Portrait Painting" reveals the secrets of masters old and new, from Leonardo da Vinci to Augustus John.
In the shadow of the Shard, the mosaics help paint a picture of Roman London.
The attitude we take to Will Smith's slap will mirror our attitudes to violence, masculinity, and protecting others more generally.
All of these conflicts have a long history. They may also have a long future.
Science and the humanities have been antagonistic for too long. Many of the big questions of our time require them to work closer than ever.
Altos Labs is an ambitious new anti-aging company with billions of dollars to back it up.
Thales may have known the famous theorem perhaps as much as half a century before Pythagoras.
Resilience training isn't just for soldiers. It can be instrumental in helping employees recover from difficulties and embrace change in the workplace.
Legendary cartoonist John Groth's pictorial map captures LA's film factories in their Golden Age.
Using data collected from ancient civilizations across the world, researchers identified the most significant factors in human development. War came out on top.
Contrary to popular belief, it’s not to mark Mexican independence.
"You dream about these kinds of moments when you're a kid," said lead paleontologist David Schmidt.