Jokes so cheesy even French philosophers will love them.
The human brain makes a striking deviation from the normal building plan.
Until now, researchers believed davemaoite could never be found on Earth's surface.
The world is aging, and with age comes vision decline. New research may have found how to improve eyesight in an accessible way.
The study provides initial evidence that open, strong postures can improve children's mood and self-esteem.
From Kim Kardashian’s stories to your friend’s Facebook post: social media is designed to keep you jealous.
A placebo-controlled study found that oxytocin seems to significantly reduce romantic jealousy among people in intimate relationships.
A socially minded franchise model makes money while improving society.
Why does Seattle continue to be a place that nurtures the development of breakthrough technologies but not Minneapolis, Memphis, or Minsk?
Social distancing won't be easy, but science shows us how to make it more manageable.
Photosynthesis is powerful but very inefficient. Humans can improve on this biochemical process to help the planet.
Only talk about the weather?
On December 19 1972, astronauts Eugene Cernan, Harrison Schmitt and Ronald Evans splashed down safely in the Pacific Ocean, ending the Apollo 17 lunar mission. They were the last people to travel […]
The long-standing debate over whether dinosaurs were more like birds or lizards is drawing to a close.
Researchers from Norway discover that the Moon's tides influence the release of methane from the ocean floor.
The answer may lie in the particular way sand forms on Titan.
In tough competitions, men tend to give up early when they feel a low sense of control. Testosterone eradicates that effect.
Through self-tracking and self-experimentation, we can greatly improve our cognitive capacity.
In "The Secret Life of Secrets", Michael Slepian explores how holding secrets affects our relationships, psychology, and well-being.
Although saying the wrong thing could often get you killed in ancient civilizations, history shows that the ideal of free speech has deep roots.
To overcome burnout, we need to change how we think about the relationship between dignity and work, argues Jonathan Malesic.
A radical redesign of commercial aircraft, called the flying-V plane, could increase fuel efficiency by 20%, greatly reducing emissions.