Recent research on human decision-making in high-pressure situations has yielded some surprising results.
If recent research is correct, the blackness between stars harbors more excitement than you could possibly comprehend.
A discovery by students at Yale University might one day mean we can throw plastic into the compost pile.
Small, targeted electric shocks to the brain have been shown to sharpen cognitive faculties. Would you plug yourself in?
New calculations suggest the rending of neutron star crusts may afford astrophysicists a glimpse at the insides of these bizarre celestial bodies.
When the drugs we use to heal us create unintended monsters.
A new study shows quitters using nicotine replacement therapy are just as likely to relapse as those who stop smoking cold turkey.
Do your ears a favor in 2012 and resolve to turn down the volume.
Scientists armed with diamond anvils are pushing their investigations deeper and deeper into the center of Earth without actually having to go there.
New research shows it's high time to trash the long-held notion that women are biologically determined to be worse than men at math.