The risk of dying basically flattens after age 110.
In his new book, "Forward: Notes on the Future of Our Democracy," former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang explores how media narratives can warp public perception of political candidates.
Vladimir Putin adores Fyodor Dostoevsky. A close reading of the legendary author’s texts reveals the feeling might have been mutual.
As patients approached death, many had dreams and visions of deceased loved ones.
In theory, history is the sum of everything that ever happened; in practice, it’s a story we tell ourselves to make sense of and justify our actions in the present.
The 2020 election cycle is not yet as wild as the 1876 election that made Rutherford B. Hayes president.
How to deal with "epistemic exhaustion."
'Critical Tourist Map of Oslo' offers uniquely dark perspective on Norway's capital.
To Vladimir Putin, a young KGB colonel at the time, the decision was a colossal mistake.
The "overview effect," experienced by astronauts when they view the Earth from outer space, irrevocably changes your perspective as a human.
From literature to physics, the annual Nobel Prizes aim to highlight the most groundbreaking achievements in every field.
Combining various mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs) can have numerous health benefits, according to new research.
As Russia’s youth welcomed a new era of capitalism in the 1990s, their parents and grandparents clung to fleeting memories of Soviet life.
Gail Bradbrook, co-founder of Extinction Rebellion, called for a mass psychedelic act of civil disobedience in protest of drug criminalization.
Russian movies continue to be used as a mouthpiece for the country's political leadership.
Wide Angle Motion Imagery (WAMI) is a surveillance game-changer. And it's here.
The English Department is instituting a series of reforms that cuts across the entire university.
Scientists continue to learn more about this class of plant chemicals that's known to have extraordinary health benefits.
In order to gain more from spending time alone, it is important to be open to the benefits that solitude can bring.
In any sufficiently large protest, police officers may "kettle" protesters. Critics say it violates human rights, while advocates claim its one of the few safe tools available to police during a protest.
What qualifies someone for the top position in American government?