A new report highlights the increasing violence faced by environmental activists around the world.
The idea that "you" persist after death does not hold up to the current understanding of memory and identity.
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?
Scientists at GW School of Engineering and Applied Science develop a prototype solar panel that captures nearly double the amount of energy from light.
He created Windows and made billions of dollars. But that wouldn't have happened if it weren't for a few small things in his early life.
The stories in Shakespeare's plays and 'Game of Thrones' are often bloody, but which are ultimately more violent?
The REV can collect and melt 5 tons of plastic a day.
Scientists have developed a new Vitamin-A enriched banana that could help solve world hunger problems.
Illinois passed a bill that could abolish AT&T's obligation to provide the state's citizens with landline telephone services.
Weighted blankets have been proven to help you get a better night's sleep by mimicking swaddling and increasing serotonin levels.
With the American prison system coming under fire for being inhumane, could philosophy provide some much needed compassion to its prisoners?
Spontaneous talk on surprise topics. Authors Neal Stephenson & Nicole Galland on blurring the lines between science and magic.
19% of American soldiers returned from Vietnam addicted to heroin. 95% of them recovered without relapse. How?
Perhaps moving the entire planet into a different orbit could help us avoid the boiling of the oceans. It's unorthodox, but not entirely off-the-wall, says astrophysicist Ethan Siegel.
Psychopathy and sadism play a prominent role among those who choose to take it up.
Archeologisists unearth 5,000-year-old “giants” in Shandong Province.
Sex is way different at zero-G.