James Brown was the godfather of American soul music, yet despite leaving specific instructions that his estate be used to education poor children, funds remain tied up in South Carolina courts.
Bill Nye the Science Guy explains how reinvigorating basic research and development in our schools resulted in the acronym STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math), and why new acronyms are emerging.
Most people are familiar with the technique of taking deep inhalations to relax themselves, but one breathing technique is more effective at returning your body to a naturally calm and connected state.
New research produces surprising results about which animals are the smartest.
Flexible work schedules aren't the rarity that they used to be. Some of the biggest companies now allow their employees to set their own schedules, with pretty interesting results.
Star-crossed lovers is one thing. But what if you are allergic to your significant other’s saliva or other bodily fluids?
Maria Konnikova, author of Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes joined us for a LIVE Google+ hangout today to discuss ideas from her Big Think Mentor workshop of the same name.
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