Plastic seems inescapable but there are easy ways like quitting junk food, carrying your own cutlery and using up leftovers that will make a difference By now, we all know the horrors of plastic. The it
At long last SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket took off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, this afternoon and soared to space, carrying its payload — CEO Elon Musk’s red Tesla Roadster — into orbit. The Falcon first
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If you want your kids to talk to you, don’t ask them questions. Kids and husbands have a lot in common—both hate questions. Husbands don’t have the nerve to tell their wives how much they detest the why
• The number of American teens with depressed thoughts has been increasing since 2012.• Looking at the data, it's possible to rule out some factors that might be causing it, like economic inequality academic
In Tanzania, not far from the Serengeti, live the Hadza, a community of about 1,300 people. For such a small group, they attract a lot of scientific attention. Many of the Hadza live solely on the animals
A new study claims the tablet could be one of the oldest contributions to the the study of trigonometry, but some remain skeptical. For nearly 100 years, the mysterious tablet has been referred to as 322.
Despite how the old "sticks and stones" saying goes, words can often cut deep. And when something hurtful is said, it's not easily forgotten. There are certain phrases that should be forbidden in a relationship,
First we grow longer. Then we grow wider. People assume that weight gain is just another unavoidable insult in the aging process. They’re wrong. Such thinking characterizes many of our notions about “normal”
There's no easy way to rate dog intelligence. As the psychologist Stanley Coren wrote in the '90s, there's adaptive intelligence (i.e., figuring stuff out), working intelligence (i.e., following orders),
It’s good for 60 smartphone charges Setting up most compact solar panel systems entail connecting a number of complicated components, from the panels themselves to battery packs and power-management devices.
In a new book, Jennifer Daniel uses design to illustrate the origin stories of everything, from Big Bang theory to earwax. When she was working as graphics editor for the New York Times, Jennifer Daniel