A new UN report challenges the global human rights community to consider Universal Basic Income.
One philosopher believes psychedelic drugs are a gateway to truth and knowledge.
Researchers succeed in deleting key genes from ants, significantly modifying their behavior.
Experts assess what would happen if the U.S. and North Korea go to war.
A new study finds that cognitive functioning of women is affected by gender-role attitudes within their country.
Renowned linguist and public intellectual MIT Professor Noam Chomsky offers his take on the Trump administration and its troubles with Russia.
Hyperloop One completes a first-ever full-track test of hyperloop transportation.
Greatest job ever? NASA will pay six-figures to a Planetary Protection Officer.
A paper argues that the younger generation is no better at technology and multitasking than older people.
A new study finds that talking to yourself in the third person may help deal with stress.
New research by Professor Dan Graur shows that only a quarter of the human genome is functional.
Historian Alfred McCoy explains why American power is coming to an end and lays out his vision for the new global order.
Northwestern University researchers discover the unexpected origins of half the atoms in our bodies.
Elon Musk issues a stark warning at the National Governor's Association meeting.
Researchers succeed in an 80-year-old quest to find the elusive "angel particle".
Creators of the mega-hit tv show "Game of Thrones" face growing controversy over their next show.
Superfast hyperloop travel gets closer to reality as Elon Musk receives "verbal" government approval for a route linking NYC and Washington.
Scientists discover a counterintuitive property of quantum particles called "backflow".
A new report highlights the increasing violence faced by environmental activists around the world.
NASA is close to testing its next-generation nuclear fission reactors that would power a Mars colony and propel space exploration.