The modern antiracist movement is harming the very people it claims to help, according to the linguist John McWhorter.
Syllipsimopodi bideni is small (about 12cm in length), has ten arms, suckers, fins, and a triangular pen of hard tissue inside its body for support.
82% of professionals say they'd take a lower-paying job to work for an organization with more ethical business practices. This is just one of the reasons to offer ethics training for employees.
Israel looks to deploy its “Iron Beam” air-defense system within the year.
Research shows that psilocybin leads people away from materialism and toward transcendentalism. Apparently, mushrooms teach metaphysics.
The findings at L’Anse aux Meadows mark the the earliest known year by which human migration had encircled the planet.
The universe's largest seismometer reveals clues about the Gas Giant's interior.
Long before Christopher and Magellan, ancient explorers voyaged into the unknown and brought home extraordinary tales.
Prison is an unreliable method of punishment. Let's do better.
A doctor once joked that statins will be added to the water supply. Humor aside, the data shows that statins really are a "wonder drug."
In the night sky for March of 2022, only stars and the Moon, not planets, will greet you. The real show, however, arrives just before dawn.
Washington believed that particular Thanksgiving in 1789 was a crucial occasion.
Technologically, the answer is definitely no. But that doesn't mean CGI is always used to good effect.
50% of stars are in Sun-like ‘singlet’ systems. The planetary nebulae we see just don’t line up. Around 7 billion years from now, our Sun’s life will end. As the Sun […]
Two aspects of memory – fast updating and long lasting – are typically considered incompatible, yet the insects combined them.
Jonathan Berman wants us to have better dialogues.
Growing up in the United States, I remember on Halloween my mother used to say, “Honey, this is not just a day for costumes and candy. You must also remember […]
The role of the Devil’s advocate was to argue against the beatification of mystics. Contrary to popular belief, they did not wear Prada.
Cotton mask fibers prove 33 percent more effective at blocking viruses in trials.
Unlike other world rulers, Genghis Khan was laid to rest not inside an elaborate mausoleum but an unmarked grave somewhere in Mongolia. Maybe.
A virtuous diet isn't strictly vegan.
Mind Bank Ai is the newest entrant in an ambitious idea: using AI to create a kind of immortality.
Were Hitler’s SS henchmen willing executioners fueled by racial propaganda or mindless servants vying for promotions?
MIT researchers design glue that mimics the sticky substance barnacles use to cling to rocks.