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The U.K. has voted to leave the European Union, but here are the scenarios in which it stays in.
New research combines what we know about the mental health benefits of walking with avoiding family dysfunction and saving our minds from technological distraction.
Research suggests that people, especially young individuals, see a reduction in stress levels through doing art therapy. And being a good artist isn't a qualification.
For years we've wondered if educational programs are the reason for the disparity between women and men in engineering, but what if there's another reason?
Hannah Rousey won a $1000 scholarship for college from a bottled water company. Here's why she turned it down.
American commuters have different habits and spend a different portion of their income on car commuting than their counterparts in other developed nations.
STEM employers say they are looking for more qualified applicants than they can find, but teens are growing less and less interested in science. What if the way we teach science is the issue?
With threats like climate change looming ever larger, humans might have to go back to the roots to find solutions.
Diverse friendships matter to our well-being as a society, but they start decreasing at quite an early age.
Poaching of African elephants has been a huge problem for decades, and the U.S. just took a major step toward addressing the issue.
Racial bias has been around forever it seems, but it can show up in ugly ways on apps like Airbnb and Nextdoor. Here's what they're planning to do about it.
When it comes to finding meaning in the workplace, bosses can't do much for you. But individual reflection can help.
All those hours spent trying to get the doctor to fill a prescription should count for something, right?
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced new proposed rules to protect individuals from predatory lending services. And Google's taking part as well.
Cooking indoors with solid fuels can lead to a variety of respiratory illnesses, and even death.
For the first time in 130 years, more young adults are living with their parents than with a spouse. Find out why that is and what it could mean for the economy.
The world's favorite 140-character engine has some new changes coming that will hopefully draw in a whole new pool of users.
The Parkmerced housing development in San Francisco will be offering credit for either Uber or public transportation for residents who promise not to have a car on the premises.
Floating solar panels may look strange, but there's a lot of reasons for why Japan is about to build a huge set of them.
The Food for Thought app from the University of Illinois teaches students about climate change through the lens of eating healthy.