Even the most unorthodox posthumous plans have their own historical, spiritual, and scientific significance.
How a study on worms pointed the way towards a treatment for dementia.
Psychologists W. Keith Campbell, (Ph.D.) and Carolyn Crist explain why narcissists rise to power and how to make sure your support is going to someone making effective, positive change.
Iceland consistently ranks as the most gender-equal nation. It is also the nation where men and women are most likely to pursue sex-typical jobs.
Privateers pillaged British merchant ships in the name of liberty — and profit.
Life’s stages are changing – we need new terms and new ideas to describe how adults develop and grow
Ages 30 to 45 are now “the rush hour of life.”
The "Foundation" series, recently adapted into a show by Apple TV, was inspired by a fascinating, real-life academic discipline.
It's common knowledge that syncing your circadian rhythm to a natural light-dark cycle could improve your health and well-being.
The idea of "absolute time" was our default for millennia. But time is relative, as gravity and motion both cause time to dilate.
The study was only conducted with already healthy men, however.
Cotton mask fibers prove 33 percent more effective at blocking viruses in trials.
Your fear of anxiety could be preventing you from treating your anxiety, according to new Penn State research.
If argumentation led to nothing, it would soon be thrown into the evolutionary dustbin.
To the ancient Greeks, exotic animals were proof of mythological creatures. To the ancient Romans, they were oddities and adversaries.
Adult learning theory is a guidepost for designing training for maximum engagement.
Combining various mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs) can have numerous health benefits, according to new research.
Science has been male-biased far too long.
Early reading experiences play an important role in brain development.
She helped create CRISPR, a gene-editing technology that is changing the way we treat genetic diseases and even how we produce food.
Physics demands that it couldn’t be any other way. Here’s why. Ask anyone — even someone with no background in science — to name something that Einstein did, and odds are they’ll come back with […]
From AI to climate anxiety, youth are speaking up about mental health.