A vicious cycle!
Artificial intelligence and automation stand poised to put millions out of work and make inequality even more pronounced. Is it possible to solve one problem with another?
Some of the most important decisions you will make in your lifetime will occur while you feel stressed and anxious.
Hanging out with a bat vs. being a bat. Why 'titanic' artists are too big to float. Bob Dylan's very worst song, and more.
Artificial Intelligence (AI), Virtual Reality (VR), and Artificial Reality (AR) are changing the way Americans are traveling. We only have room to fly up from here!
In his new book, The Consciousness Instinct, Michael Gazzaniga does a deep dive into the process of consciousness.
A new paper estimates the low and high end of total electricity consumption by the Bitcoin network, but not all agree with the methodology.
Despite a low unemployment rate, all is not well in the United States. Not by a long shot.
Elon Musk revealed some new details about the early stages of the Boring Company’s plans to transform the mass-transit system in Los Angeles.
Shock treatment may be the best therapy for major depression. Unfortunately, the stigma against it is holding back the potentially beneficial treatment.
In a post-truth world of alternative facts, there is understandable interest in the psychology behind why people are so attached to their opinions and why it is so difficult to change minds.
A study finds that re-conditioning married individuals by linking spouse photos to pictures of puppies and bunnies makes us like our mates more.
Creativity is of vital importance in the modern world. Does diversity help promote it?
CFC-11 was banned worldwide in 1987 by the Montreal Protocol, but scientists have found increasing levels of the ozone-depleting chemical in the atmosphere since 2013.
Cephalopods like the octopus could have originated from outside of our solar system, possibly coming to Earth as hitchhikers frozen inside comets and meteors.
What would it cost to move some of the world's most famous landmarks to new locations?
Why do we work for five days and then take two days off? The answer might surprise you.
In a sense, a proton acts very much like a star.
Google's recent AI technology that can mimic humans is raising ethical concerns.
West Virginia and Mississippi are at the bottom of the educational attainment table and Massachusetts is the state with the highest share of Bachelor's degree holders - beaten only by the District of Columbia