"Carpe diem" was only one part of Horace's poem Odes 1.11.
Brian C. Muraresku, New York Times best-selling author of "The Immortality Key," unpacks ancient evidence for the widespread ritual use of psychoactive plants.
Study finds that a colony's exposure to pesticides impairs offspring.
All nations have founding myths, but none are quite like Russia's.
Synchronous movement seems to help us form cohesive groups by shifting our thinking from "me" to "we."
If we lose our pollinators, we'll soon lose everything else.
Death is the great and terrifying unknown, awaiting us all at the end of this life. Giving it a personality makes it easier to gaze upon.
An active component of honeybee venom rapidly killed two particularly aggressive forms of breast cancer in a laboratory study.
Atop hundreds of bus stops, rest stops for bees.
The study identified superhabitable planets outside of our solar system.
It's not for climate science and condensed matter physics. It's for advancing our understanding beyond spherical cows.
Evolutionary success is not about the number of one's children, but one's grandchildren: the children need to survive and pass on their genes.
How do you say "spiel"? Whether you say "shpeel" or "speel" may have to do with how you vote.
Even after our merger with Andromeda, we might retain our spiral shape for trillions of years. You probably don’t think about it very often, but the Milky Way galaxy won’t remain […]
Google's "Year in Search 2020" results reveal a year when "why" was searched more than ever.
With lizard-like eyes and sharp teeth, this strange creature was likely smaller than your thumb.
Entomologist William Romoser of Ohio University says NASA images depict insect- and reptile-like creatures on Mars.
The Megachile pluto is about four times the size of a honeybee.
Ever had trouble finding reason to get out of bed? Marcus Aurelius has some advice for you.