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Each of us carries our own version of the Multiverse in our heads.
Hybrid animals emerge when two different species from the same family reproduce. For many years, the kunga’s lineage was just another genetic mystery.
Innovative thinking has done away with problems that long dogged the electric devices — and both scientists and environmentalists are excited about the possibilities.
“Think defensively about how you can protect yourself from an almost inevitable attack, rather than assuming you’ll avoid harm.”
Fittingly, the skull was found in the Rising Star cave of South Africa, itself located at a site known to UNESCO as the Cradle of Mankind.
As a new industry emerges, therapists need to be educated.
The poisoned candy legend is just one way that American fears manifested: as an easily understood threat to innocence.
The Chumash people poked bits of psychoactive plants into cave ceilings next to their paintings.
Known as the ‘North Star,’ Polaris won’t stay that way forever. Planet Earth spins a full 360°, about its axis, every 24 hours. The Earth in orbit around the Sun, with […]
An algorithm produced every possible melody. Now its creators want to destroy songwriter copyrights.
A computer coder and a lawyer decide they have a right to speak for all the songwriters that ever lived, those who are alive today, and all those yet to be born.
Protest music is a natural feature of humanity.
Clinical studies are underway. How we treat them moving forward matters.
Professor George Church creates a gene "wishlist" that can lead to superhuman abilities.
Flattening the curve on panic and disinformation.
The psychological disconnect between humans and other animals puts all forms of life at risk.
Easter eggs have been hidden in video games since Atari's Adventure; now Google search has hidden an entire adventure game.
Starting this fall, public schools in Florida will be required to display the words “In God We Trust” in a noticeable place within each building used by a district.
When a 'Rick and Morty' fan recently tweeted at Dan Harmon asking how to deal with depression, it didn’t take him long to reply.
Free market ideology uses democratic vocabulary as propaganda, obscuring a non-democratic reality.
The fragility of digital memory could let the entire story of our time turn to sand.
Are all those drunk animals on YouTube actually drunk? Zoologist Lucy Cooke examines what's really going on when animals go, er, wild.