How Stacy Madison — founder of Stacy’s Pita Chips and BeBOLD Foods — discovered that reinvention is not a one-off deal but an ongoing process.
Researchers have been developing a promising model that can more closely mimic the human body – organ-on-a-chip.
Get ready for the most peculiar road trip that will help you understand the vastness and emptiness of the solar system — and Sweden.
It could permanently lower cholesterol — and permanently reduce your risk of having a heart attack.
By supplementing the "principle of marginal gains” with these practical steps, you’ll be well equipped for the journey towards excellence.
The clash of academic archaeology and what might be called folk archaeology comes into stark focus at Stonehenge.
His crime was so great, he was not only sentenced to death but his name was to be erased from memory.
A 19th-century surveying mistake kept lumberjacks away from what is now Minnesota's largest patch of old-growth trees.
It’s not just fun: DNA origami has the potential to revolutionize engineering at the nanoscopic scale.
Is the dumpster in the alley worthy of a poem?
If you lost your religion, it might be because the internet and social media are having a secularizing effect on American society.
The volcano’s historic eruption preserved an ancient library, but rendered its content illegible. A public competition aims to change that.
Fear of being scammed can lead us to make decisions that go against our values and goals — both as individuals and as a society.
The meaning of the cryptic text has eluded scholars for centuries. Their latest efforts include computational analyses seeking new insights into the medieval enigma.
The author of Frankenstein had an obsession with the cemetery and saw love and death as connected.
An analogy explains the greater fool theory: You don’t have to run faster than the bear to get away; you just have to run faster than the other guy.
This everyday electrical phenomenon had no widely accepted scientific explanation — perhaps, until now.
Intrinsic motivation cannot be imposed on a team — but you can provide the right culture for it to flourish.
"The Da Vinci Code" popularized the idea that Christians stole much of their theology. It's wrong, especially regarding Christmas.
The universe is filled with unlikely events, but is also full of ways to fool ourselves.
Individuals and organizations can maintain a strong and enduring identity by repeatedly remaking themselves.
Almost all royal lines try to legitimize their rule with legendary origin stories. Here are five of the strangest examples.
Awe-inspiring moments can be found in our daily lives, and they have surprising benefits for our health and sense of well-being.
"I am an anthropologist, and for years, I have spoken to people who have had these experiences."