Super-recognizers are people with an extraordinary gift for remembering faces, and researchers are trying to find them.
Theoretical physicists may have arrived at an understanding that makes the pursuit of principles and laws through science meaningless.
How Costa Rica achieved 100% renewable energy, and what it means.
The strange origin of autocorrect during the development of an American secret Chinese computer.
A new study finds an innate correlation between words and the sounds they’re built from.
A gallery of high-quality images sent to earth by Curiosity Rover from Mars.
The reasons why the pain of a paper cut is so disproportionately high compared to its seriousness.
Looking at how our technology and culture compare to Star Trek’s vision of the future.
Apple’s removal of the iPhones 3.4 mm headphone jack is causing an uproar as part of technology’s inexorable march forward.
Researchers discover the ways in which spiders tune and play their webs as a way to control their worlds.