Despite Boseman's young age, this cancer is increasingly common in people under 50.
Prozac is a widely used antidepressant. Data indicates that the drug could be used to prevent blindness due to macular degeneration.
The peasant turned czarist advisor has come to be known and feared as the devil incarnate, but was he really as demonic as we have been led to believe?
Fear is one of the oldest and most powerful emotions known to man, so it should come as no surprise that horror stories are as old as storytelling itself.
Three out of four Russians accused of witchcraft were men.
The poisoned candy legend is just one way that American fears manifested: as an easily understood threat to innocence.
How efficiently could quantum engines operate?
New research suggests you can't fake your emotional state to improve your work life — you have to feel it.
Take a look at the Times Square Totem, the Trafalgar Square Pyramid, and other landmarks that were never built.
Watch the plasma slide down the prominence like a roller coaster! Our Sun, despite it’s outward appearance as a perfectly hot sphere, is anything but uniform. When take a closer look […]
Social media distorts the reality of the public sphere.
The remote volcano Raikoke just erupted after nearly 100 years of silence. Here’s why it matters. On June 22, 2019, a volcano that had been dormant and inactive for nearly a […]
Social distancing won't be easy, but science shows us how to make it more manageable.
Future evolution: from looks to brains and personality, how will humans change in the next 10,000 years?
Discussions of human evolution are usually backward looking, as if the greatest triumphs and challenges were in the distant past.
Notre Dame was almost torched in 1871, when Communards set Paris' major buildings ablaze.
A thief left her phone at the scene. The victim took over her social media, sparking a wild internet-sleuthing saga
What started as a viral case of public shaming has morphed into a dark story involving internet sleuths, a criminal network, and the suspicious death of a 62-year-old man in St. Louis.
Turning the office into a place of artistry.
Some opioid addicts are flying outside of the U.S. for addiction treatment using the psychedelic drug ibogaine. It has yet to be studied comprehensively, and it comes with its own set of risks.
The host of Hardcore History has written his first book, The End Is Always Near.
The lawsuit might be right in disputing LaCroix's "all-natural" claim, but fans of the sparkling water probably don't have much to worry about.
A new method of growing mini-brains produces some startling results.