A lot goes into classifying a drug, not only it’s effects but how it alters the brain.
Businesses have been adopting more diversity programs since the 1990s, but do they actually work?
A programmer was able to automate his remote job; collecting a full-time paycheck while working for two hours a week. The employer, none the wiser, is satisfied with the completed work. But is it ethical?
Can guess what’s on the list?
A new report highlights the increasing violence faced by environmental activists around the world.
Poop, soup, books — repeat. Who could forget that montage? Here are the key takeaways from the first episode of Game of Thrones season 7, which crashed the HBO website like wildfire taking down the Sept.
NASA is close to testing its next-generation nuclear fission reactors that would power a Mars colony and propel space exploration.
Illinois passed a bill that could abolish AT&T's obligation to provide the state's citizens with landline telephone services.
19% of American soldiers returned from Vietnam addicted to heroin. 95% of them recovered without relapse. How?
Perhaps moving the entire planet into a different orbit could help us avoid the boiling of the oceans. It's unorthodox, but not entirely off-the-wall, says astrophysicist Ethan Siegel.
Chinese scientists accomplish the feat of teleporting a photon to a satellite hundreds of miles above Earth.
A human chain of 80 people rescues a drowning family in Florida, illustrating the dangers of rip currents.
The new Carbon Majors Report 2017 puts all the greenhouse-gas puzzle pieces together in one eye-popping report.
Many people were upset when NPR tweeted out the Declaration of Independence.
Anti-vaxers have some questions about vaccine safety, here we give the answers.
The Finnish government is giving its citizens money, plain and simple. But what's the catch? And will it work?
New research claims religious terrorism is on the rise, and it appears that it's going to get worse before we see a decline in such horrendous acts.
Key logic in America’s founding documents is now too often neglected. Do you know what “the Declaration” lists as the first justification for America’s Independence?
A pioneering study provides a detailed look at how the U.S. economy will suffer from climate change.
Revolutionaries don't retire. Passion, not age, predict the will to make positive change happen. July 4 celebrates the Declaration of Independence but it also shows that birthdays are no indicator of who can make...