A Temple University physicist might have stumbled upon a method for making better chocolate.
The theory is based on the idea that humans tend to respond negatively to restrictions on their autonomy or freedom of choice.
Some of those powerful memories from your childhood? They are probably fake.
A scientist conducts a crazy-sounding experiment to find out.
Is the data an outlier or the start of a trend?
But is there a hole in the analysis?
Introverts are often misunderstood.
The father of modern criminology believed that criminality was genetically determined. We've come a long way since then. Or have we?
In order to maintain good emotional health, it is important to recognize the signs of low self-esteem early and learn how to stave them off.
New research suggests that virgin brides have the lowest divorce rates.
The researchers say they read the data backwards; these traits are linked to liberals.
‘The final resolution could be that god is a mathematician.’
University of Cambridge researchers found that women are twice as likely to suffer from anxiety as men.
She wants to be president and likes the movie Terminator though.
Debunking historical narratives is hard work—even when the narratives are not true.
Is that really a sign of progress though?
A glance at the data suggests sex crimes involving female teachers are on the rise (big time).
In the era of Big Data, those that are able to quickly comprehend and manipulate complex datasets come out ahead – way ahead.
From 'doors to hell' to crooked forests, the world is full of wonder.
How data analytics has gone from measuring to controlling reality.
But don't write off marriage with children just yet. The psychologist buried what is perhaps the most salient (and positive) part of his findings.
An economist's chart reveals that the fight against global poverty is actually going really well. So why doesn't it feel that way?
It's a metaphor that really doesn't work, a prominent scientist recently said.
The surgeon has already performed a successful head transplant on a monkey in China. But ethical questions loom.
Still, the bombings of Japan during World War II raise tough questions.
Aristotle probably would have said so.
The National Academy of Sciences just released a report on a hot topic in America.