It’s no surprise that most Americans believe in God, according to science writer and skeptic Michael Shermer. In his book “The Believing Brain,” he explains how belief was beneficial to human evolution.
The amalgamation of man and machine will be the ‘biggest evolution in biology’ claims Professor Yuval Noah Harari Wealthy humans are likely become cyborgs within 200 years as they gradually merge with
In Indonesia, ecologists have created ‘biological rocks’ on the ocean floor using an ingeniously simple technology. Katie Silver investigates. Just metres off the beach, beneath the clear water, is a motorbike,
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Our given names influence our lives in all sorts of strange ways, affecting everything from where we choose to live to what we do for a living. That's the takeaway of a fascinating new video from PBS Studios'
Research has shown that dropping pounds doesn't mean higher well-being. To lose weight is to become happier. At least, this is the narrative voiced by countless health gurus, ubiquitous advertisements,
If we didn’t forget pain, women would never go through childbirth twice – or so says the myth. But the truth is that agonising memories don’t always diminish. If you visit someone with a newborn baby,
Familiarity with some of the NBA's most notable rookies like Andrew Wiggins, Nikola Mirotic and Nerlens Noel is becoming ubiquitous. However, some lesser known second-round and undrafted talents are making
The Republicans in the U.S. House are obsessed with denying women the right to control their own bodies. In states like mine, local bishops are urging state lawmakers to follow suit and ban abortion, defiance
Are women "wired" to be more emotional? Not exactly -- but new research provides more evidence that the male and female brain may have very different ways of processing emotion. Previous research has that
If you’re planning to hire someone, or go on a date with them, or even just want to find out more about who they are, it’s likely that your first move is to Google them. That’s why it’s so critical to
Atheism is on the rise around the world, so does that mean spirituality will soon be a thing of the past? Rachel Nuwer discovers that the answer is far from simple. A growing number of people, millions
(CNN) — The premise is simple: You can eat one marshmallow now or, if you can wait, you get to eat two marshmallows later. It's an experiment in self-control for preschoolers dreamed up by psychologist
Could we one day hook up our brains to the internet? Rose Eveleth investigates a claim for the ‘first’ online message sent between two minds. As internet connections become faster and more of the devices