How a handful of pacifists and nuns exposed the vulnerability of America’s nuclear-weapons sites. The Y-12 National Security Complex sits in a narrow valley, surrounded by wooded hills, in the city of
The Israeli PM set out to warn American lawmakers about a nuclear Iran, but may have hurt relations with the US. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress has been the talk of Washington.
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From crowded cities to a trailer park of tiny houses planned for Sonoma County, California, multiunit micro-housing complexes are... At $125 a night, a startup offers rentable micro cabins to help urban
Anyone who knows me also knows that I have a huge sweet tooth. I always have. My friend and fellow graduate student Andrew is equally afflicted, and living in Hershey, Pennsylvania - the "Chocolate Capital
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Pinker is the author of ten books, including The Language Instinct, How the Mind Works, The Blank Slate, The Better Angels of Our Nature, and most recently, The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide
Dogs are humanity’s oldest friends, renowned for their loyalty and abilities to guard, hunt and chase. But modern humans may owe even more to them than we previously realised. We may have to thank them
The Scandinavian country is an education superpower because it values equality more than excellence. The Scandinavian country is an education superpower because it values equality more than excellence.
While it's possible for researchers to study facial expressions, brain patterns, behavior, and more, each of these is only part of a more elusive whole. When Paul Ekman was a grad student in the 1950s,
Lewis Carroll’s popular tales contain some hidden truths about the human brain that are still inspiring neuroscientists to this day. David Robson takes a leap down the rabbit hole. Lewis Carroll was remarkably
Some recall getting burned. Others say they've been strangled or attacked by dogs. Many suffer from depression and anxiety. These are only a small sampling of what tens of millions modern slaves endure