It seems inevitable that there will be a Mars colony, but the path there won't be easy. There are two key challenges ahead that will push innovation.
A rash of teen idols, singers, actors, and actresses have all come out recently detailing their struggles.
A researcher is experimenting with an artificial hippocampus to learn how to strengthen and store memories.l
New research at MIT might be a game-changer for Alzheimer's. But you don't have to wait to strengthen your brain's memory system.
Poor Americans, people in rural locations, and those with disabilities would benefit most.
Millions of Muslims marched to Karbala, Iraq even after suicide bombing and continued threats by ISIL. The Arbaeen pilgrimage continues to be a show of religious freedom.
Artificial intelligence (AI) is not nearly as smart as we want it to be. Because we are not nearly as smart as we want to be.
In spite of rumors, billionaire Corona beer founder Antonino Fernández's estate will not be distributed among the residents of his home town.
Researchers scan the brains of people having strong spiritual experiences.
The surgeon general is pleading for a fundamental shift in how we think about addiction.
As the US prepares for a change in power, Professor Sanford Levinson says dialogue that was formerly bound to people's inner monologue has been "liberated" into the public space.
The first clinical trials on humans of CRISPR-Cas9-edited genes has begun in China.
Scientists explain why explosive, disruptive magnetic reconnections occur so mystifyingly often.
Oakland and San Francisco recently passed taxes on sugar beverages. Is the entire nation next?
Researchers at Queen Mary University have inched us closer toward an invisibility cloak, for starters.
As President, Donald Trump will be uniquely positioned to bring America back to the Moon.
Scientists produce a value for the cosmic microwave background that will definitely prove or disprove that the speed of light used to be higher.
Would you be cryo-preserved, knowing that if you survived, you would wake up hundreds of years later?
Why do people believe fake news? It's not because it gets shared all over Facebook; it's because they don't trust mainstream news. And Snopes agrees with them.
Elon Musk has a plan and part of that plan came together when it acquired SolarCity for $2.6 billion.