Only Caesar lived to tell the tale.
As Abraham Lincoln famously said, “If you want to test a man’s character, give him power and a plate of cookies.” (Something like that.)
This is especially true for three key groups.
Some astrobiologists believe life is rare, while others believe it is common in the Universe. How can we find out which view is correct?
"Of course, the spleen is the biggest organ in the body."
Today’s scary clowns are not a divergence from tradition, but a return to it.
Mongol forces never fully conquered the continent, but they played a key role in its historical development.
Tikal, one of the biggest cities the Maya ever built, was home to a vast and flourishing society.
Deep underwater, temperatures are close to freezing and the pressure is 1,000 times higher than at sea level.
When organized effectively, peer mentoring programs can offer substantial benefits for organizations and their employees.
Sometimes, new combinations of preexisting things revolutionize life.
For decades people have arranged to freeze their bodies after death, dreaming of resurrection by advanced future medicine. Many met a fate far grislier than death.
Next year is the perfect time to have better conversations!
Some purveyors of "wellness" sure are sounding like right-wing conspiracy theorists.
This medieval-themed meme highlights a shady yet all too common rhetorical move people make in arguments.
To war is human – and Neanderthals were very like us.
Although equal parts Hollywood blockbuster and Putinist propaganda, "Trotsky" still manages to capture the good, the bad, and the ugly of Russia’s revolutionary past.
They can be signs of how people feel in their relationship – and may send an important message to potential rivals.
It’s officially the new year, and you’ve probably set a goal. Perhaps you’ve decided on the classic New Year’s resolution: Buy a gym membership and get in shape. Fueled by […]