The self-help industry is booming, fuelled by research on positive psychology – the scientific study of what makes people ...
In 1908, the brothers Amadee and Jean Bouyssonie found the most complete Neanderthal skeleton to date in a small cave near La ...
A processing incident that caused the entire Webb Space Telescope to shake did not cause any perceptible damage to the ...
Matt Hancock, then the United Kingdom’s health secretary, unveiled a lofty ambition: to sequence the genome of every baby in ...
In 1937, the longtime Bolshevik leader Georgy Pyatakov was tried in Moscow for treason, sabotage and other alleged crimes ...
In the ’80s, scientists discovered there was a hole in the ozone over the South Pole. A significant layer of gas that deflects much of the sun’s radiation was disappearing much f ...
In the context of the massive attention paid to climate change, nations around the world have committed to substantially reducing and even eliminating their carbon emissions by 2050. Achieving these g ...
Was there such a thing as a female Viking warrior? That question has come up at different times throughout academic research on the Viking Age, and brought with it varying degrees of debate. At the sa ...
A major announcement from the 2021 UN Climate Conference was the first U.S. Adaptation Communication under the Paris Agreement. This document outlines U.S. priorities, policies, and initiatives to imp ...
A 35-year-old man only has a 1.5% chance of dying in the next ten years. But the same man at 75 has a 45% chance of dying before he reaches 85. Clearly, ageing is bad for our health. On the bright sid ...
On Sept. 30, a group of 10 scientists, historians, and other academics from around the world sent a letter calling for the ...
Deep-frying a turkey is a great way to get a delicious, moist meal for Thanksgiving. But this method of cooking can be a very ...