Form follows social function
A major clinical trial finds that diet quality beats calorie counting for the best weight loss strategy.
These chemicals are also widely used in products like clothing, shoes, wrappers and furniture, to make them more stain-resistant, waterproof and/or nonstick.
From striking women with goat’s skin to showering them with chocolates and flowers, here is how Valentine’s Day became the holiday we know today.
Are you an important person? The answer you give may indicate to psychologists how narcissistic you are. Similarly, the culture you are born into plays an important role.
Just like obesity, weight-loss can also "spread like a virus."
Amongst other reasons, because they don't mind planes.
Like it or not, you are a lot like your friends.
After tobacco, carbon, and sugar, meat may be next on the list to be taxed by governments in their efforts to comply with health and environmental policies.
Here are five points from the World Economic Forum at Davos that can help men and women work together for gender equality.
According to science, you can control about 40% of your happiness.
The benefits of controlled psilocybin use and spiritual practice on people's well-being long outlast the high, researchers find.
An hour away from Area 51 in the Nevada desert, this solar power plant "banks" energy in a way that could be replicated across the world.
Studies have also shown that two weeks of sleep deprivation increases the consumption of excess calories, particularly from energy-dense, high-carbohydrate snacks.
Get out of the way expensive facial creams and treatments.
56% of Americans believe in love at first sight, and every third person reports that he or she has experienced it.
Bell Helicopter has just premiered its electric, self-piloting air taxi design at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
From communication to intimacy, this data visual has it all covered.
Is high IQ really something that can genuinely turn people on? Apparently so — but only to a certain point.
Scientific studies have been inconclusive when it comes to the cognitive effects of sugar. Some suggest that sugar has positive effects on brain function while others disagree.
A new study has found a mechanism that links poor sleep with deterioration of brain function.