Evolutionary psychology could explain those otherworldly feelings.
One god stands for order, logic, and reason. The other stands for chaos, madness, and drunkenness. Nietzsche thinks you need both.
Some economists predict China's economy will overtake the U.S. economy by 2028.
In 1933, the skull of a 50-year-old male of the Homo longi species was found in China, puzzling researchers.
Many people perceive the struggle to understand our Universe as a battle between science and God. But this is a false dichotomy.
The human brain is only the latest chapter in the ancient story of thinking on Earth.
Fossils of ancient creatures doing anything are rare. This one is absolutely unique.
The spooky world of quantum mechanics might reach out and touch you — by mutating your DNA. Welcome to the weird world of quantum biology.
You may only have a few minutes to prepare.
The fictitious 31st-century world portrayed by the series is actually quite a bit like our own in the 21st century.
Of course, it's all about where you move. The authors argue that it needs to be less populous regions.
Researchers from Israel reversed two key processes involved in aging.
The Swedish Academy honored the writer for his uncompromising inquiry into the lasting consequences of Africa’s colonization.
More than 300 years ago, a Spanish ship laden with unspeakable treasure sank after a battle. Because of greed, the treasure remains on the sea floor.
Think of the nicest person you know. The person who would fit into any group configuration, who no one can dislike, or who makes a room warmer and happier just […]
Searching for happiness in the midst of personal or societal crises are nothing new.
Fear-mongering is now a billion-dollar industry.
As a form of civil disobedience, hacking can help make the world a better place.
Attending religious service once a week found to lower risk of suicide and other “deaths of despair”
In late April, the news hit us hard: Lorna Breen, an emergency room doctor in a Manhattan hospital flooded with coronavirus patients, committed suicide. According to her father, the emotional […]
By taking Satan out of the religious context, storytellers explored the nature of sin in new ways.
Chaos, where the initial conditions of a system can no longer be recovered from a system’s final state, is known to be present in many-body interactions. For the first time, […]
The ‘final parsec problem’ is still a mystery for astronomers. When it comes to black holes in the Universe, we know there are at least two major types. There are […]
One particular revolution was so important, that at least one historian thinks the 20th century officially began in 1914 and ended in 1991.
"I suddenly woke up one day and thought, you idiot, you are letting your life fade away, you have got to do something."