Salt causes a dehydration-like state that encourages the conversion of the starch in the french fry to fructose.
Beavers offer lessons about managing water in a changing climate, whether the challenge is drought or floods
Letting nature's expert engineers lead the way.
Two types of leaves for two different drastic weather conditions.
No amount of success can overcome imposter syndrome without a mindset geared toward growth.
If you think you know how an astronomical nova works, buckle up. You're in for a ride like you never expected.
There are over 100 known elements in the periodic table. These 8 ways of making them account for every one.
The metaverse may leave us perpetually unsure whether the people we encounter are authentic or high-quality fakes.
Researchers propose a new method that could definitively prove the existence of dark matter.
Starting just about now, leaves start changing color from north to south, high to low, light to dark.
A textbook pregnancy consists of three trimesters. The baby develops at a relatively predictable rate during this time, from pomegranate seed to avocado to watermelon. And mom’s body adapts accordingly […]
Evolutionary psychology could explain those otherworldly feelings.
A toxicological study shows that the victims of human sacrifice consumed coca leaves and ayahuasca before they were killed, but not for reasons we originally thought.
The highest-energy particles of all come from space, not human-made colliders. When it comes to the most energetic particle collisions of all, you might think that the Large Hadron Collider […]
Germany finds itself once again allowing a murderous dictator to run rampant in Europe, though this time it is due to incompetence and technophobia rather than malice.
The Mayan calendar is revered for its impeccable accuracy. Now, a recent excavation in Guatemala reveals how the system developed over time.
Implicit bias may be outside your conscious control, but that doesn’t mean change is.
Not all stress is created equal.
The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) will study many dangerous cosmic phenomena, knowledge of which may help save humanity.
“How can we live without our lives? How will we know it’s us without our past?” Steinbeck writes.
Want to delete your social media, but can’t bring yourself to do it? Here are some ways to take that step
Step one, start with a trial separation.
Evolutionary game theory could tip the advantage to medicine.
Recent research suggests that Earth’s magnetic field bounced back just as complex life was starting to emerge on our planet.
The "Mind After Midnight" hypothesis aims to explain why night owls tend to suffer more negative health outcomes.
Some ozone experts seriously doubt the findings.
Whenever you're surprised, there's a good chance that your brain is busy tweaking your memories.