U.S. Congress hears expert testimony on a potentially devastating military threat from North Korea.
A new report from the IMF shows why income equality hurts everyone and proposes higher taxes on the wealthy and investigating universal basic income.
Several interpretations of the Constitution say that Trump has already broken the law by threatening free speech concerning the NFL. When can we start impeachment proceedings?
Bending the rules of government in exchange for favours or bribes is a worldwide problem. It is certainly not limited to Mexico, but the statistic is shocking.
A new study by the European Commission found that video game piracy may increase the downloading of legitimate games by 24%.
What's a real leader anyway? Harvard historian Nancy Koehn mines history for some answers.
When we use the same word — awesome — to describe hot dogs as well as the Grand Canyon, do we really know what it means? Let's look into awesomeness in the context of philosophy.
How precise can measurements get? Imagine accurately measuring a quartz crystal with merely a few photons.
Scotland and Canada also announced they’re getting off of coal completely.
It’s never too late to consider switching to a career in science.
A Clinton Global Initiative event at Northeastern University highlights the work of its alums.
A common belief that regulations are a burden on businesses is challenged by Maryn McKenna’s book Big Chicken.
There is however, at least one caveat.
Nietzsche loved aphorisms, and here we have collected 15 of his greatest hits.
MRIs reveal the human brain has its own lymphatic system after all.
Gulp. Is that you, Santa?
It’s the 1st observed psychedelic-caused molecular changes inside human neural tissue.
Technology is allowing us to quantify exercise like never before, but turning activity into a game may be the most successful way to encourage fitness yet.
With a 5-10 year warning, we could develop a plan to change an asteroid’s trajectory.
A video explainer about what opioids do to the brain that makes the drugs so hard to quit.