The UK government is discussing legislation that would require all internet service providers to block websites with “adult content”, specifically those without age verification.
Most people have looked up to the heavens and asked, “Are we alone?”. Given the vastness of the universe, there must be thousands of other civilizations across the cosmos.
We can all rattle off a few Greek philosophers to win a trivia prize, but how many Golden Age philosophers are you familiar with? Here's a primer.
Malcolm Gladwell does a post-mortem of the U.S. presidential election, speaking to issues of sexism and moral licensing, and makes a bold prediction.
Can you legislate for good human behavior, or does proposing laws to imprison those who use racial slurs distract from actual progress?
It often feels like the repercussions of climate change may not apply directly to you. But here's something that will hit home – a somber prediction for your coffee supply, and all those workers who farm it.
We often hear rhetoric comparing certain political leaders and moments to Fascism. But, is that accurate? Perhaps more importantly, is that a good thing?
Want to improve your mood? This study recommends you get walking, even for a short time, and even if your surroundings aren't picturesque.
Turns out no one is immune to being prejudiced. New research suggests that people of higher and lower cognitive ability are equally inclined, but direct their prejudice towards different social groups.
How do you win a Nobel Prize in Literature? First you must get nominated, then it gets hard.