We know that body language reveals a lot. But language is an even bigger tell if you know what to look for.
Wow. Reading Hawking's Ph.D. paper is like listening to Pink Floyd for decades and then suddenly finding out they had a different and even more groundbreaking debut album.
"It’s a common enough scenario. A vegetarian has been invited to a friend’s place for dinner. The host forgets that the guest is a vegetarian, and places a pork chop in front of her. What is she to do? " ...
Scientists didn’t know why the sleep deprived experienced cognitive lapses, until now.
Scientists share that thing they want everyone to know on Twitter with the hashtag #MyOneScienceTweet.
Breakthrough gene therapy allows doctors to replace 80% of an epidermolysis bullosa patient’s skin.
A new report shows that the true costs of war are much higher than reported by the Pentagon.
Researchers believe they have enough evidence to support the “kelp highway hypothesis.”
One day in 1995, a large, heavy middle-aged man robbed two Pittsburgh banks in broad daylight. He didn’t wear a mask or any sort of disguise. And he smiled at surveillance cameras before walking out of each bank....
A new study explains why some people seem to be better than others at ridding their minds of intrusive thoughts.
Researchers tracked academic achievement, social cognition, executive function, and creativity in a longitudinal study of kids across the socioeconomic spectrum.
Civil wars are a particularly brutal type of conflict. Warring sides are trapped inside a single border, the fighting can last decades, and peace may not last once the fighting stops.
Do you know you Hangzhous from your Changzhous?
DEFCON hackers find it’s really easy to hack U.S. voting machines.
Charisma comes down to two things.
The U.S. has been steadily losing its religion for decades — but that trend might ramp up significantly in the years to come.
Most marriages end in resentment. Why should longevity be the sole marker of a successful marriage?
This is the oldest fossil ever found belonging to the line that leads to us.
The results of two human clinical trials involving elderly patients suffering from frailty showed no adverse side effects and “remarkable” physical improvement.
NASA and SETI invite the public to nickname a small icy world, or pair of worlds, in the distant Kuiper Belt ahead of a New Horizons 2019 flyby.