Can a non-native species be a friend instead of a foe?
On Friday, the moon will pass through the Earth's outer shadow, known as the penumbra.
From succubi to aliens, stories of abductions or other unsettling encounters have been with us for millennia. What explains them?
Are we really only a moment away from "The Singularity," a technological epoch that will usher in a new era in human evolution?
We have pipelines for oil and natural gas. Why not water?
Technologically, the answer is definitely no. But that doesn't mean CGI is always used to good effect.
It’s all well and good to discuss how our humanity evolved – but what even is humanity?
Hunter-gatherers probably had more spare time than you.
Trump is #45 but Pence is #48 – and other strange consequences of the curious office of vice president.
Genetic analysis reveals that a specimen collected in 2019 is the same subspecies as one caught more than a century earlier.
Declining bee populations could lead to increased food insecurity and economic losses in the billions.
Ad Fontes Media wants to educate readers on where to find reliable sources of news and lessen the heat from the political flame wars.
Famous inventors and scientists submission to the daily grind
An algorithm produced every possible melody. Now its creators want to destroy songwriter copyrights.
A computer coder and a lawyer decide they have a right to speak for all the songwriters that ever lived, those who are alive today, and all those yet to be born.
A new study at the University of Basel shows how interactive literature has become.
Protest music is a natural feature of humanity.
The green market is growing exponentially. But will the U.S. seize the economic opportunity?
What if patience, and maybe other personality features too, are more a product of where we are than who we are?
Extraterrestrial life should arise fairly easily. But intelligence is another matter entirely. Planet Earth has been around for the past 4.5 billion years or so: about the last third of […]
The author of "Auroville: The City Made of Dreams" talks about the difficulties of establishing (and writing about) utopian societies.
American farmers are expected to traverse a rocky financial road in the coming months.