SpinLaunch's launcher, which is larger than the Statue of Liberty and works like the Olympic hammer-throw event, just came online in the New Mexico desert.
A study reports that people think those with similar personality traits look alike and vice versa.
It may depend on whether you're an "easily empathetically embarrassed" person.
Manly Bands wanted to improve on mens' wedding bands. Mission accomplished.
After mammoth investments and two decades of anti-aging research, what do immortality proponents have to show for it?
“It’s a big resource in the way the human genome is a big resource, in that you can go in and do discovery-based research."
How a controversial study on psychic powers caused a revolution in psychology research.
A new paper suggests that the mysterious X17 subatomic particle is indicative of a fifth force of nature.
Isolation and empathy are by no means mutually exclusive.
To overcome burnout, we need to change how we think about the relationship between dignity and work, argues Jonathan Malesic.
Or is doubt a self-fulfilling prophecy?
GPS holds the key, but astronomers can’t do it without help. Since 2019, the night sky — as seen by both human eyes and the telescopes we use to enhance our views of […]
Black hole mergers are some of the most energetic events in the Universe. Could the gravitational waves they produce ever harm us? The Universe is not a static, stable place. Out […]
In principle, the laws of physics are the same forwards and backwards. But in practice, time only runs in one direction. Most of the laws of physics are the same […]
It's illegal to discriminate against people based on their gender, race, or religion. What about veganism?
Researchers hope the technology will further our understanding of the brain, but lawmakers may not be ready for the ethical challenges.
Despite being free to users, Facebook seems to have a monopoly on our speech, our data, and our lives.
"The best is the child in a separate room, where it then remains alone," a bestselling Nazi-era parenting book advised.
Scientists can now virtually reconstruction certain long-dead individuals, without the need for DNA samples from physical remains.
Scientists have discovered that neurological response to posture is separate from movement.
A new generation is waiting for the whimsy and wit of Dr. Seuss.
Spontaneous talk on surprise topics. Jace Clayton AKA DJ/Rupture on sleuthing for beauty and surprise in the digital-musical landscape.