Studies and trials point to the potential of a rave drug becoming the newest antidepressant medication in decades.
Spontaneous talk on surprise topics. Philosopher of mind Daniel Dennett waxing wise and wicked on consciousness, dolphins, and more.
Military veterans nationwide want those diagnosed with PTSD to be able to get a VA doctor's recommendation for medical marijuana.
Pay your bills, slip through security, and take a train, all without fumbling through your wallet.
In a world driven by technological progress, many impoverished communities are bucking the trend by successfully turning to "low-tech" and unorthodox treatments.
Stephen Hawking has accepted an offer to go to space. He's one of the world's most famous scientists, who's been paralyzed due to ALS for much of his life.
A huge landslide and tsunami no one witnessed may foreshadow many more to come in the aftermath of climate change.
Steven Kotler talks about the neuroscience about how flow state turns off time.
Compelling evidence makes the case for both the Steppe and Anatolian Hypotheses.
Bill Nye, CEO of The Planetary Society, offers an important 5-point plan for President Trump on space exploration and NASA's budget.
This AI hates racism, retorts wittily when sexually harassed, dreams of being superintelligent, and finds Siri's conversational skills to be decidedly below her own.
Scientists discover unusual galaxies that raise questions about Einstein's theory of gravity and the existence of dark matter.
The US Air Force and DARPA are even working on laser shielding. That’s right. Force fields.
Australia could soon ban unvaccinated children from attending preschools nationwide.
A new study reveals the positive effect being vegetarian can have on the production of greenhouse gases.
Bottoms ups! A Southern Calfornia brewery is taking its beer from toilet to tap. San Diego's Stone Brewing has started making Full Circle Pale Ale using treated sewage water and recently held a tasting. While Bill...
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson explains the nature of time and the conundrums of time travel in a recent interview.
Knowing the details of genetic variance may help improve personalized medicine.
Disney does more than make cute movies. Researchers from its innovation branch want to turn your living room into a magnetic field.
A new study explains why and how people choose to avoid information and when that strategy could be beneficial.