In a stark reversal on immigration policy, President Donald Trump signed an order on Wednesday that ends the controversial practice of separation immigrant children from families at the border.
A longitudinal study of 20,000 young Americans found a strong correlation between extreme unattractiveness and higher pay.
The GoFly challenge has just announced 10 winning flying-car designs. It’s the first phase of a three-part contest, and they’re very cool.
Every month new research is showing how essential sleep is for optimal health. Here are two more.
A new paper suggests past research on MDMA often overestimated the dangers of the drug because the studies examined heavy users, not average ones.
The top 10 tech companies spend big bucks acquiring innovative startups and their brilliant technologies.
A new study of 155 regions found that the more women are represented in local and national governments, the less corruption there is.
The fundraiser started on Saturday morning with a goal of $1,500, but at one point on Monday the campaign was earning $4,000 every minute.
A new study analyzes dog-owner videos and discovers the meanings behind 19 things a dog does.
In a new study, people with a keener sense of smell reported finding their sexual activities more “pleasant”, and women with a greater sensitivity to odours had more orgasms during sex.
President Donald Trump wants to create Space Force, a sixth branch of the military that would likely boost U.S. military capabilities and weaponry in space—if congress approves it.
Tired of your avocados going bad? This company has developed a way to keep them fresh for four times longer.
This piece of music was beamed into back hole 1A 0620-00, about 3,457 light years away. You can listen to the six-minute song, with spoken word by Stephen Hawking, right here.
Please tell me that Internet trolls didn't just get a huge leg up.
Choosing a diet is hard for many people. But it doesn't have to be.
Past research on ‘disgust sensitivity’ show it’s linked to political orientation, but the new study is the first to explore exactly how it’s linked to voting behavior.
In the wake of yet another tragic loss of a woman’s life, police predictably advised people to “stay safe” by engaging in a range of “protective” strategies. Why is this a problem?
In the 11th Revision of the International Classification of Diseases, a new one has appeared: Gaming Disorder.
Free market ideology uses democratic vocabulary as propaganda, obscuring a non-democratic reality.
Device uses ultrafast “frequency hopping” and data encryption to protect wireless signals from being intercepted and jammed.