Environment A new report by top climate change scientists looks back more than 120,000 years to a previous period when the Earth warmed up, and raises the possibility of a near future where sea levels
Much of what happens during "The Stanford Prison Experiment" seems just too unbelievable to be true. Sadly, and fascinatingly, director Kyle Patrick Alvarez's film depicts the real events of a 1971 study
Local food is following organic into the mainstream. As consumers pay more attention to what they eat, the desire for food produced nearby is starting to gain more traction. In a survey of more than 1,000
We’re all just animals… right? Not so fast, says Melissa Hogenboom, a few things make us different from any other species. "I am become death, the destroyer of worlds." So said the physicist Robert Oppenheimer,
Last month, 30-year-old Alicia Routh got an email from the fertility clinic where she had previously donated dozens of her eggs. The email was sent out to 40 donors whose eggs are frozen in test tubes
A solid idea Concrete has been a go-to building material since Roman times. It’s durable, easy to make, and relatively inexpensive. There’s just one problem: It has a tendency to crack. There are a lot
People from developing nations who adopt western lifestyles with sufficient or excessive calorie intake could be more susceptible to obesity, type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease than their Caucasian
"Here's your prescription, walk in the forest five times a week for an hour." According to experts, it is not inconceivable that doctors will be giving health advice like this in the not too distant future.