When you’re a creatively successful person, people always want to know what you’re working on. The problem is that sometimes the answer is: Nothing much. Actor and filmmaker Aziz Ansari recently offered
One Small Thing That whole succulent trend? It's healthy. Houseplants are good for your health — and not just for their visual beauty. Why? They essentially do the opposite of what we do when we breathe:
In the 21st century, destination music festivals seem like a dime a dozen. But just 50 years ago, there was only one: the Monterey International Pop Festival, which featured more than 30 artists and bands
Adventure Honnold reveals how he accomplished the greatest feat in rock climbing history. This story was originally published on June 4, 2017. It was updated with additional photos on October 3, 2018.
According to Roger Gastman, the curator, producer and director behind the book and film Wall Writers: Graffiti In Its Innocence, graffiti first started showing up in the summer of 1967 in the cities of
An exhibition examines the fancy pipes and bongs of Bob Snodgrass, the "Godfather of Glass," and the legions of artists he inspired. [Editor's note: David Bienenstock is a longtime cannabis journalist,
According to Audrey Shafer, there is something profound in the moment a patient wakes up from surgery. She would know — she's an anesthesiologist. She's responsible for people when they are at their most
Let’s pretend, for a moment, that the climate doesn’t matter. That we’re completely ignoring the connection between carbon dioxide, the Earth’s atmosphere, the greenhouse effect, global temperatures, acidification,
Health care is a trillion-dollar industry in America, but are we getting what we pay for? Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal, a medical journalist who formerly worked as a medical doctor, warns that the existing
Experts say findings are ‘astounding’ and could help understand the purpose of dreams and predict whether people are dreaming Scientists have unpicked the regions of the brain involved in dreaming, in
After a startling encounter with a cuttlefish, Australian philosopher Peter Godfrey-Smith set out to explore the mysterious lives of cephalopods. He was left asking: why do such smart creatures live such
After long believing that exploding stars forged the coveted metal, researchers are now divided over which extraordinary cosmic event is truly responsible. Across history and folklore, the question of
Using the plant like scaffolding, scientists built a mini version of a working heart, which may one day aid in tissue regeneration. Scientists have found a way to use spinach to build working human heart
On Feb. 2, NASA's Juno spacecraft captured this stunning image of Jupiter's cloud tops. The mysterious dark spot is believed to be "a Jovian "galaxy" of swirling storms," according to a NASA press release.
Every star will someday run out of fuel in its core, bringing an end to its run as natural source of nuclear fusion in the Universe. While stars like our Sun will fuse hydrogen into helium and then — into