Amid continuing sexual harassment and assault allegations in entertainment, media, and politics, a survey from the Pew Research Center shows half of all women working ...
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To prevent mega-wildfires from spiraling out of control, technicians set landscapes ablaze on purpose.
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Scientists have just discovered the existence of two new black holes, and they’re changing our understanding of the universe.
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A Harvard engineering lab has been building a robotic bee for more than 25 years, and it can now do things that even real bees can't manage.
Forget the big red button, this is the U.S. would actually conduct nuclear war.
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Although phasing out the chemicals that caused the ozone hole has led to gradual improvement, natural variability in the climate has also played a role.
You might be surprised to learn the hole in the ozone layer has almost healed. Even more surprising? We actually fixed it with legislation. Here’s how.
Floating cities seem like a concept of the future, but it turns out, it might just be around the corner. So just how realistic is the idea of floating cities?
Each winter, people seem to blame their mood on the cold weather. But does Seasonal Affective Disorder really exist?
For most people, bad breath is a temporary nuisance, but some individuals inherit a genetic mutation that causes halitosis.
Witch-labeling — accusing others of harmful supernatural abilities — has a long history and may share underlying causes with contemporary political attacks.
If you want better grades in school, studies suggest it might be worth switching out your laptop for a trusty, old-fashioned notebook.