There may be no American artist so linked with specific places and the history of those places as Andrew Wyeth. Wyeth spent his summers in Cushing, Maine, but the other […]
The fictional island has all the attributes necessary for a classic adventure story - including a bunch of intriguing place-names
Many Americans aren't rejecting spirituality, just practicing it differently.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau was a Swiss Enlightenment philosopher who praised a simple life and inspired the worst of the French Revolution.
A new wave of preventative cancer vaccines are set to begin trials.
Revolutionary techniques for understanding brain functions in animals could soon help us understand how emotions guide our lives.
Aerial drone footage was sent to an AI trained to track down space rocks.
The replication crisis has debunked many of psychology’s fair-haired hypotheses, but for the marshmallow test, things have only become more interesting.
The highest-energy particles of all come from space, not human-made colliders. When it comes to the most energetic particle collisions of all, you might think that the Large Hadron Collider […]
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Chemical engineers have developed a way to protect transplanted drug-producing cells from immune system rejection.
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A revival is occurring, and we sure can use it.
The buildings of the future will be fluid, impermanent, and in constant transformation. But will human nature catch up?
Are some of the most particular painting styles in history the result of impoverished vision, or a conscious artistic choice made by the artist?
Elon Musk revealed some new details about the early stages of the Boring Company’srnplans to transform the mass-transit system in Los Angeles.
The Internet solves another mystery.
We always assume that dark matter is particle-based, and we just need to find which particle it is. But what if it isn’t so? Everything we’ve ever detected in the Universe, […]
Every year, companies try to do things better, to find the most effective way to complete some task or to improve overall productivity. Employee learning programs play a massive part […]
Last week, the crew found themselves in the mirror Universe. Here’s what science has to say about that. Star Trek: Discovery entered their midseason hiatus on a terrific cliffhanger: they had […]
It’s more than the Spore Drive, it’s about the heart of science fiction. If you’ve been following Star Trek: Discovery, you knew what we were headed for going into the mid-season […]
Right and wrong has never been so gray in the Star Trek Universe. Imagine you’re in a fight with an enemy, and the fight itself isn’t fair. You might have […]
If you think we know it all, you’ll never be ready for the next big breakthrough. When you’re taught the scientific method, you think of a neat procedure you can […]