At some point in life, you've probably asked yourself how in-control of your own actions you are. Could you have stopped yourself from eating that extra morsel? In other words, do you have free will?
Sure, the old Greek guys from 2,400 years ago get all the glory. But these living philosophers have a ton to say about life, the universe, and everything as it relates to right now.
Genetic changes in Egypt might have been caused by trade routes.
Why is Machiavelli's The Prince still relevant today?
What made the Golden Age of Greece, and Western Civilization, possible? One author says "free trade".
The Cassini-Huygens telescope has spent the better part of the last two decades finding out more about our galaxy than we could possibly dream of. Here's 14 of the coolest things it has found out.
Is misinformation causing outbreaks of diseases long thought curable? A recent study found that just a simple "heads up" about fake news can help save thousands of lives.
The stress we take on at work now will surely pay off in retirement, right? Well, brace yourself.
It really depends on who you ask, as one European poll found out.
For the first time, the World Health Organization has declared a new mental illness to be the leading cause of disability around the world.