Don't just point and shoot, point and learn! These apps are fun for nature lovers, and contribute to scientific databases of flora and fauna.
Many people feel a profound connection to water, whether it's oceans, rivers, or lakes. Now, science might have found an explanation.
First step: recognizing it's a continual process, says Robert Wright in his new book, Why Buddhism is True.
Video gaming skills could be valuable in a rapidly growing industry with a deficit of qualified people, finds new study.
Karl Popper's 'paradox of tolerance' has been reemerging, for good reason.
Once the realm of psychotic disorders, we now know that hallucinations are widespread.
Among other things, researchers found that there are two subgroups of the Alt-Right, but that the more economically motivated members may buy into White Supremacy over time.
Everyone encounters stereotypes. But what you do afterward says something about you
The title sequence to Last Week Tonight with John Oliver is memorable for its minimalistic, sleek design. But what do those graphics actually say?
Much of our sense of what is attractive comes into focus when viewed through the lens of successful reproduction.
A new study shows the link between the quality of a job and mental health.
Storytelling isn’t an escape from reality, it’s a deep dive into it.
How we tell dates hasn't always been the same way in history.
The pharmaceutical industry excels at exploiting the free market by making recovery often inaccessible.
A recent study shows that children just 3 years of age learn how to deceive others for personal gain when exposed to competitive games.
A recent study examines the ways in which spouses affect an individual's tendency to pursue challenging and rewarded opportunities.
Researchers are beginning to understand the relationship between black holes and galaxies.
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A very complex biological system must work in concert for daze detection to occur.
The Washington Post created a Twitter account that automatically retweets all the tweets from the people whom President Donald Trump follows.