These are some of the highlights of the last three years in the life of our star.
A pet peeve that I have in the context of happiness research is that it’s called happiness research.
The main thing that we should be focusing on is how to create goals for AI that are compatible with what we value.
Everything is a bit more complicated in space. For instance, try wringing out a wet towel.
The Universe is in a runaway mode, but here is the catch: we don't know how long that runaway mode is going to last.
In the age of social media we might have large networks but few if any real relationships.
It took India's Jadav "Molai" Payeng 30 years to plant what's now a 1,360-acre haven for birds and other animals. He says the second one may take another 30 years "but I am optimistic about it."
The Regional Cabled Observatory -- the largest of its kind -- will use underwater sensors and cables to transmit many different kinds of data about the northeast Pacific Ocean.
There are people who throw themselves on a live hand grenade to save their buddies and these folks don’t rise to power.
There’s every reason to think that in almost all theaters of human endeavor, education, business and the like, this kind of activity is a positive, not a negative.
The purpose of physics is to tell us the story about our world and where we as human beings fit in a wider cosmological scheme. That is why outsider physics, like folk art, works as good imaginative brain teasing.
The Straw Vulcan is a nice trope for Hollywood to use such that Captain Kirk can save the day, but in reality we can't be emotionless.
As more communities include cyclists in their infrastructure decisions, American electric bike manufacturers are extolling the virtues of their products, including ease of use and eco-friendliness.
There’s a tendency, particularly when looking at brain function, to be over-awed by the brain and, this is understandable.
A campaign launched Tuesday in London is a preemptive strike against what some perceive as the inevitable evolution of today's military drone technology.