How Stacy Madison — founder of Stacy’s Pita Chips and BeBOLD Foods — discovered that reinvention is not a one-off deal but an ongoing process.
Researchers have been developing a promising model that can more closely mimic the human body – organ-on-a-chip.
Get ready for the most peculiar road trip that will help you understand the vastness and emptiness of the solar system — and Sweden.
By supplementing the "principle of marginal gains” with these practical steps, you’ll be well equipped for the journey towards excellence.
The clash of academic archaeology and what might be called folk archaeology comes into stark focus at Stonehenge.
It could permanently lower cholesterol — and permanently reduce your risk of having a heart attack.
His crime was so great, he was not only sentenced to death but his name was to be erased from memory.
It’s not just fun: DNA origami has the potential to revolutionize engineering at the nanoscopic scale.
A 19th-century surveying mistake kept lumberjacks away from what is now Minnesota's largest patch of old-growth trees.
The volcano’s historic eruption preserved an ancient library, but rendered its content illegible. A public competition aims to change that.
If you lost your religion, it might be because the internet and social media are having a secularizing effect on American society.
Is the dumpster in the alley worthy of a poem?
The author of Frankenstein had an obsession with the cemetery and saw love and death as connected.
The meaning of the cryptic text has eluded scholars for centuries. Their latest efforts include computational analyses seeking new insights into the medieval enigma.
Fear of being scammed can lead us to make decisions that go against our values and goals — both as individuals and as a society.
Intrinsic motivation cannot be imposed on a team — but you can provide the right culture for it to flourish.
An analogy explains the greater fool theory: You don’t have to run faster than the bear to get away; you just have to run faster than the other guy.
"The Da Vinci Code" popularized the idea that Christians stole much of their theology. It's wrong, especially regarding Christmas.
Individuals and organizations can maintain a strong and enduring identity by repeatedly remaking themselves.
This everyday electrical phenomenon had no widely accepted scientific explanation — perhaps, until now.
Almost all royal lines try to legitimize their rule with legendary origin stories. Here are five of the strangest examples.
Awe-inspiring moments can be found in our daily lives, and they have surprising benefits for our health and sense of well-being.
The universe is filled with unlikely events, but is also full of ways to fool ourselves.
"I am an anthropologist, and for years, I have spoken to people who have had these experiences."
The great philosopher spent the final portion of his painful life in a vegetative state. Did illness get him there, or was it his own philosophy?