Research on ghost sightings reveal underlying manifestations that affect us in weird ways.
In one of our wildest episodes ever, comedian Jeff Garlin cuts the surprise clip short to call B.S. on neuroscience and complexity.
Does a good deed "pay off" a bad deed? A lot of people view their actions this way, says Scotty Hendricks.
Health psychologist Kelly McGonigal discusses a three-step process to shift your mindset when anxiety creeps in.
The arts and crafts retailer Hobby Lobby was recently forced to forfeit thousands of illegally imported artifacts.
A new game called Factitious aims to help people determine real from fake news online. Will this work? Exploring ways to be more media literate.
Hyperloop One announces completion of first successful full-system hyperloop test.
Nutritional science has increasingly begun to discover that the optimal diet should be an individualized solution, determined by many factors.
A lot goes into classifying a drug, not only it’s effects but how it alters the brain.
New research suggests that Tyrannosaurus Rex could only walk, not run, a big change in its ferocious image.
Businesses have been adopting more diversity programs since the 1990s, but do they actually work?
A programmer was able to automate his remote job; collecting a full-time paycheck while working for two hours a week. The employer, none the wiser, is satisfied with the completed work. But is it ethical?
In How Emotions Are Made psychology professor Lisa Fedlman Barrett considers the role of emotions in health.
Can guess what’s on the list?
We're at risk of mistaking the music for the piano in using a “jump to the gene” approach to biology. It's time for a more fitting view of genes to evolve.
Comparing NYC to Luxembourg, by way of iceberg A-68
A new report highlights the increasing violence faced by environmental activists around the world.
Poop, soup, books — repeat. Who could forget that montage? Here are the key takeaways from the first episode of Game of Thrones season 7, which crashed the HBO website like wildfire taking down the Sept.
LHC researchers discover a double-heavy set of quarks that may reveal new insights into the strong force.
NASA is close to testing its next-generation nuclear fission reactors that would power a Mars colony and propel space exploration.
Can we ensure robots are greeted into society without people getting that sinking feeling?