There's only one guy on this whole planet who's done both. He tells us what it's like to experience two of the most extreme feats.
The Internet is all shadows and mirrors—but what if it were the central source of truth? Thanks to Blockchain technology, it's a future that's possible.
AI might be coming for many of the jobs in the future. But not this kind, and not ever. Here's why.
Which country influences foreign elections the most? An extensive dataset of every election from 1946 to now has the answer.
Humans already know how to manipulate animal genomes through selective breeding, but there has been no appetite to try on humans what is the norm for dogs. That's a good thing, says Dawkins.
It's an incredibly exciting time to be alive, especially if you're an explorer. We may have been to almost every point on the globe, but there is so much left to understand.
Religious skepticism birthed the modern world, but its ideologies have largely failed to deliver. Could neuroscience cure the ails of human society?
What's the best way to learn something new? Embrace your inner imposter, and don't worry about speed—here's why.
How to be media savvy? Sample ideas you disagree with, and be duly skeptical of celebrity journalists.
Social media has created some perfect crowd-think tools. But are people really listen to the conversations?
Is your Facebook wall more of a façade? Data shows that people are brutally honest with Google, but that Facebook is a pack of shameless lies.
Your future happiness and success will depend on the double-edged sword of embracing new technology to stay connected, and being smart enough to unplug at the right time.
A.I. will bring a series of social and financial changes, and it will force us to confront a problem we've been avoiding for much too long, says Joscha Bach.
What happens to a nation that only reads headlines? They get journalists who chase clicks, rather than facts.
We used to use technology. Now technology uses us. Silicon Valley ethicist Tristan Harris explains how the attention economy hijacked our self-worth for profit.
Does working hard make you more money or does it just enrich shareholders? The concept of hourly wages could soon be eradicated.
Reality is whatever your body believes. Virtual reality knows how to hack that.
The most make-or-break aspect of job automation? How policy makers handle your transition into a new career.
Can computers be creative? Depends on whether you're asking it to write music or write a novel.