It's illegal to discriminate against people based on their gender, race, or religion. What about veganism?
University of Tokyo scientists observe predicted quantum biochemical effects on cells.
“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."
When we limit the clash of ideas, we ultimately hinder progress for the entire society.
The world is changing, and technology is driving that change. Today, that observation is about as compelling as the insight that water runs downhill. It’s just what technology (and water) […]
To overcome burnout, we need to change how we think about the relationship between dignity and work, argues Jonathan Malesic.
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 […]
How the half-hour commute and motorised transport changed our cities into huge metropolises.
The English Department is instituting a series of reforms that cuts across the entire university.
The Chegg cheating scandal reveals a critical need to rethink the student experience in post-COVID education.
The thin ribbon is a rare and spectacular celestial phenomenon, but so much more than a mere aurora. It isn’t often that skywatchers discover a new naked-eye phenomenon in astronomy, but […]
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 […]
Hubble captures the afterglow of an epochal blast.
To help dramatize the need for us to open our minds about the potential nature of extraterrestrial life, experimental philosopher Jonathon Keats has built instruments and composed music for aliens.
"The best is the child in a separate room, where it then remains alone," a bestselling Nazi-era parenting book advised.
Our attention is more than just a resource. It is an experience.
A new study finds even babies can discern who leads and who bullies.
A new paper estimates the low and high end of total electricity consumption by the Bitcoin network, but not all agree with the methodology.