Designed by two MIT professors, this build-it-yourself kit teaches kids to "think with their hands" in an effort to bolster STEM skills early on.
In her new book, professor of psychology Lisa Feldman Barrett proposes a radical new theory of emotions.
Mathematicians are working to combat partisan gerrymandering.
Research on varied forms of intermittent fasting is proving to be of value.
The study had some interesting findings for the adult children of separated parents who were civil.
Astronomers make the first direct observation of a phenomenon predicted by Albert Einstein's theory of general relativity.
An Australian dog was accepted to the editorial board of numerous scientific journals and asked to peer review papers.
Six destructive myths about depression and why they’re not true.
The Body-Mass Index is a poor way to determine your health. Try this more important ratio instead.
Giant fans start capturing CO2 from the air as the world's first commercial carbon capture plant goes live.
Scientists are starting to run for office to bring evidence-based reasoning back to government.
Spontaneous talk on surprise topics. Writer Paul Theroux on tyrannical mothers, colonizing Mars, and an important difference between humans and cockroaches.
This was the first direct measurement of gravitational waves ever, as predicted by Einstein.
The growing field of emotional contagions is helping us understand how pets help relieve anxiety and anger in their owners.
A new study indicates that the brain can detect and help avoid diseases in others through the senses of sight and smell alone.
New studies show that friendships more often lead to happiness in old age than family.
First of its kind study compares the effects of eating between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. and eating between noon and 11 p.m.
That's a big yes, as an incredible new study from University of Melbourne researchers found.
The Space Aggressor squadrons develop strategies to defend against space-oriented attacks.
Bob Dylan finally presents his Nobel prize acceptance speech.