Here's why you should try to fit less—not more—into each day.
We are all of us held together by words.
After concerns over data security, Elon Musk has elected to remove his companies from Facebook entirely.
During the second string revolution, in 1995, physicists proposed that the five consistent string theories are actually only different faces of a unique theory.
Free-market fans often fail to see how self-interest can create diseased-market games. Robert Frank helps diagnose American healthcare's deadly trillion-dollar disease.
Researchers have known since 1997 that a massive patch of garbage has been swirling around in the Pacific Ocean. A new study shows that the patch has grown far faster than expected.
Always wanted trip but don't want to risk brain damage? We might have a solution for you.
The report, released by "advisors to the wealthy," shows what the rich spend their investment money on. Hint: It's not factories.
Einstein didn't like the schools he went to, how would he improve them?
Today, we are in the golden age of meltdowns. More and more of our systems are in the danger zone, but our ability to manage them hasn’t quite caught up.
Scientists pick up signals from an explosion of electromagnetic energy that occurred when a black hole ripped apart a passing star.
Social media addiction may be on the rise. Surprisingly, there’s been very little research on it.
As more research on psychedelics appears, we need to take their therapeutic potential seriously.
A questionable new study suggests green tea may be able to reduce the effect of Down syndrome on facial features.
In his first media appearances since the Cambridge Analytica story broke, Mark Zuckerberg spoke to several publications about how Facebook plans to protect user data going forward.
Scientists find a groundbreaking application of the supermaterial graphene.
Good news for space exploration?
In line with his own ingrained assumptions, the standard ones of Victorian England, Darwin maintained that female inferiority is an inescapable consequence of nature.
Researchers are starting to get a handle on why ancient creatures returned to the ocean after their ancient ancestors climbed out of it.
Half of all blindness in humans is due to macular degeneration. There looks to be a cure.
A new study reveals that babies as young as one year old can think logically.