Most voters value honesty when they head to the polls but politicians know that being too honest could be counterproductive.
There's no reason why humanity can't re-establish its moon presence while also keeping an eye on the red planet.
Sue Desmond-Hellman, CEO of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, sees Twitter and Facebook as tremendous tools for encouraging communities to make healthier choices.
Words of wisdom from the Wizard of Menlo Park: "Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up."
A study reveals that most teens believe they won't be victims of cyberbullying — it's something that happens to other people.
Many issues stand against a mission to Mars: fuel, landing, and sustaining life on the red planet are just a few. But scientists say that the astronauts that depart will not be the same — the structure of their...
by Big Think Editors
In the video below it takes a laser custom-made from a flashlight and the laser diode of a Blu-ray burner drive about 7 seconds to cut down 100 black baloons like dominos.