Science says you can control your chemistry. Here’s how Think of your body as a Fortune 500 company. There are layers of management, countless systems that must work together seamlessly, and tons of goals
"They're melting your brain". "They're ruining your eyes". "They're turning you into a violent person". The criticisms levelled against video gaming are so common, so ubiquitous, that some can border clichés.
We all know the basics – exercise, eat vegetables, never look at booze or bacon, etc – but what else should we be doing every day for a better, healthier, happier life? To paraphrase the slogan of a popular
The internet’s hero, John Oliver, has acknowledged what I’ve been saying all along—most science reporting is deeply suspect. After training as a scientist, I became a journalist partly because I wanted
So, do coffee, wine, and eggs cause or prevent cancer? Thanks to science, we can eat four pounds of chocolate a week and drink two glasses of wine a day. Science is amazing! Every week we see headlines
Almost anyone can become a millionaire if they make a commitment to save early in their career and stick with it over several decades. Savvy investors will be helped along by employer contributions and
NASA is spreading the dough around like a pastry chef. Today the agency announced $50 million in grants to nearly 300 different recipients, from small engineering firms to big-time research institutions.
1. Facebook and Snapchat are trading blows in a fight for messaging domination and the money that comes with it. This week, Snapchat massively overhauled how people chat, taking the best parts from Facebook's
We know we should put the cigarettes away or make use of that gym membership, but in the moment, we just don't do it. There is a cluster of neurons in our brain critical for motivation, though. What if
The overweight suffer a ‘vicious circle’ of perception and behavior, according to psychologist Jessica Witt: ‘You’re seeing the world in terms of your ability to act’ Obese people see distances as farther
BioLite made a splash at here at the gear show a few years ago with their portable CampStove, a funky little camp stove that burns wood and, thanks to its onboard thermoelectric generator, also allows