This century alone has already had a couple of Onesdays (1/11/11 and 11/11/11).
What qualifies someone for the top position in American government?
Historically, periods of mass flourishing are underpinned by technological revolutions. Currently, we are undergoing a technological revolution unlike anything the world has ever seen.
Galaxies can die if their star-making stuff is lost. But now it can find its way back.
Time isn't the same for everyone, even on Earth. Flying around the world gave Einstein the ultimate test. No one is immune from relativity.
How can the law keep up with new genetic technology?
I spoke to 99 big thinkers about what our ‘world after coronavirus’ might look like – this is what I learned
There is no going "back to normal."
For the third time in U.S. history, the House of Representatives voted to impeach a sitting U.S. president.
A large-scale meta-analysis aims to disprove the notion that pornography consumption causes sexual aggression and violence.
Techshot's 3D BioFabrication Facility successfully printed human heart tissue aboard the International Space Station.
Stem cell-derived chondrocytes could be the key to regenerating damaged cartilage.
The modern antiracist movement is harming the very people it claims to help, according to the linguist John McWhorter.
The sacrifices of early astronauts paved the way for Apollo’s successes, and so much more. In all of history, only 24 humans have ever escaped Earth’s gravity. The very first launch […]
Robinson v. California helped to established a rehabilitative ideal: addiction should be dealt with as a therapeutic matter.
Released in 1972, "Ways of Seeing" has proven to be as worthy of study as the artistic traditions it investigates.
Societies aren't just engines of prosperity.
Ultimately, this is a fight between a giant reptile and a giant primate.
We should care about constitutional rights for all, says lawyer and religious freedom scholar Asma T. Uddin. If they are denied for some, history demonstrates how they may be at risk for us all.
Many contemporary composers live in the shadow of Bach and Beethoven, even though they’re just as interesting to listen to.
Why do we deprive students of the historical and cultural context of science?
Out of all the galaxies we know, only a few little ones are missing dark matter. At last, we finally understand why.
Even with the best preparation imaginable, sometimes you have to get lucky, too. Even from our perspective in 2019, 50 years later, humanity’s achievements from July, 1969, still mark the pinnacle […]