Science journals may be lowering their standards to publish studies with eye-grabbing — but probably incorrect — results.
Alexandre Dumas' famous anecdote about Fake News in the 1800s has a surprising twist.
We can explore the farthest reaches of the Universe, but can’t even complete our own cosmic backyard. The history of astronomy has been a history of receding horizons. The invention […]
The Chinese government announced it will be genetic testing potential Olympic athletes for the 2022 Games. What could possibly go wrong?
The Glen McLaughlin Collection brings together more than 700 historical examples of 'California as an island'.
The cosmic records we have are meant to be broken, but oh, have we ever gone so far. The great cosmic abyss contains more that humanity can ever hope to see, […]
Sometimes, the biggest answers to the deepest questions come in the most unexpected of places. In the Solar System, anything out past Neptune is generally considered to be the outer reaches […]
Get lost in a good book. Time and again, reading has been shown to make us healthier, smarter, and more empathic.