Thupten Jinpa explains how recent advances in neuroscience have allowed for a better understanding of the science of compassion.
Hollywood producer Brian Grazer's grandmother changed his life when she told him curiosity would be his greatest attribute as long as he maintained the courage to use it.
Blue zones are regions on Earth where the local human population enjoys exceptionally long average life spans. Author and explorer Dan Buettner has studied these populations and the dietary and lifestyle elements...
More evidence that thin models are doing nothing for some target markets.
The Nobel Prize-winning mathematician whose life inspired the 2001 film A Beautiful Mind was killed today, along with his wife, in an automobile accident.
How do you increase the chance that a user will comment on your photo? Researchers say use a warm filter.
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"To know that we know what we know, and to know that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge." - Nicolaus Copernicus (born on this date in 1473)