If you want flexibility, transparency, and decent health policies, it seems like working in tech pays off.
The risk of dying basically flattens after age 110.
In his new book, "Forward: Notes on the Future of Our Democracy," former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang explores how media narratives can warp public perception of political candidates.
After a wait of 397 years in orbit, we’re finally getting a truly ‘Great’ Conjunction. Recently, December 21, 2020, Jupiter and Saturn finally met. Looking towards the southwest skies from […]
The Demo-2 mission represents a new era for American spaceflight.
Hit shows are like societal mirrors, capable of reflecting the cultural zeitgeist whose likeness they try to record.
Death is the great and terrifying unknown, awaiting us all at the end of this life. Giving it a personality makes it easier to gaze upon.
The "overview effect," experienced by astronauts when they view the Earth from outer space, irrevocably changes your perspective as a human.
"You develop an instant global consciousness, a people orientation, an intense dissatisfaction with the state of the world, and a compulsion to do something about it."
A team of scientists hopes deep-earth lithium could sustain America's vast demand for batteries. But extracting it won't be easy.
Virtual reality continues to blur the line between the physical and the digital, and it will change our lives forever.
We all employ heuristics to help us deal with the world. But when we make a hasty generalization, we risk making a big error in our thinking.
People who visit Florence seem strangely susceptible to Stendhal syndrome, which is blamed on an overwhelming sense of awe.
Some question the ethics of sanctions aimed at cancelling Russian art and culture and punishing ordinary citizens.
A team of scientists has warned that marketers seek to advertise in our dreams. Will our sleep be commercialized against our wishes?
NicoBoard is an app that helps parents make sense of a frightening time.
Behind the scenes, Hitler had at least three disastrous relationships, including a short-lived marriage.
Why do we deprive students of the historical and cultural context of science?
Music therapy might boost memory, but the benefits are small. Just in case, tell your grandparents to listen to their favorite 1960s tunes.
Three out of four Russians accused of witchcraft were men.
The power of play: our forgotten lifehack.
From Brahms to Tchaikovsky, here's a curated list of composers whose music has shaped the classical canon.
Distinguishing fact from fiction can be tough, especially when it comes to people as controversial as Stalin.