Presidential gravesites are spread out “democratically” — but this is more by accident than design.
If you ask your maps app to find "restaurants that aren't McDonald's," you won't like the result.
What value does wit hold in genres defined by brute strength?
The modern antiracist movement is harming the very people it claims to help, according to the linguist John McWhorter.
Successful romantic relationships require desire, but that desire doesn't have to be sexual.
Russia's cyberattacks against Ukraine have been prolific and ongoing for several years. The future of war may begin in cyberspace.
When we fail to help in a bad situation, we are morally responsible. So, why don't we pick up others' litter?
A new study on mice showed that ginger may counter certain autoimmune disorders such as lupus and antiphospholipid syndrome.
Trained dogs can detect cancer and other diseases by smell. Could a device do the same?
In 2022, the probe will crash into an asteroid while a nearby satellite captures it on camera.
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What responsibility do social media companies like Twitter have to free speech? It depends on whether they are "landlords" or "publishers."
A bat and a ball cost $1.10 in total. The bat costs $1.00 more than the ball. How much does the ball cost?
"Politics is weird. It’s the only business in the world in which you take a really, really important position, and you give it to someone with no qualifications." —Tony Blair
These astounding inventions show that civilizations of the past were a lot more advanced than we might have thought.
Is "The Garden of Earthly Delights" by Hieronymus Bosch a condemnation of sin or a celebration of hedonism? Art historians still aren’t sure.
Some neurology experiments — such as growing miniature human brains and reanimating the brains of dead pigs — are getting weird. It's time to discuss ethics.
Far from acting as the conduits of a benevolent deity, these religious leaders threw the teachings of their own church out of the window.
Words of wisdom from H.P. Lovecraft, Sir Anthony Hopkins, Dr. Temple Grandin, Hannah Gadsby and more.
Surprising as it may seem, we are all very good at denial. Negation, however, is a different phenomena.
Travel half the distance to your destination, and there's always another half to go. Despite Zeno's Paradox, you always arrive right on time.
There's still hope for implicit bias training, research shows.