As mankind raises its eyes to Mars and asks, "How do we get there?", we might need to ask, "Should we go?". Carl Sagan said we may not be entitled to visit a potentially inhabited planet.
Will this EU power be the first to prove that a modern, industrialized nation can make major shifts towards cleaner, greener energy without catastrophe?
Two powerful organizations have dedicated themselves to getting to Mars. One is SpaceX, the other is the US government. Will they both get there?
Creepy clowns are everywhere, but why do we find clowns so creepy in the first place? New research into creepiness confirms what we all thought: clowns are objectively creepy.
Neuroscience suggests that we have limited free will, but there is a model of freedom that even neuroscientists support; "free won't".
Does baldness have an evolutionary purpose? It might rob men of their youthful look but it brings many gains.
Remember that one time when a Philosopher King ruled the whole world? Well, here is how that turned out.
Does your doctor have the right to choose not to help you if they oppose the procedure you request? Several schools of thought offer differing answers.
When science funding goes down we have to make tough choices in deciding what gets funded, that should be easy, right? Too bad great ideas often come as a total surprise.
As a society we place a high value on the practical nature of science and business degrees. But what about the practical nature of the humanities?