'Inactive' brain cells might control a major part of our mentality
March 27, 2017, 3:44 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Ever hear the myth that people only use a small percentage of their brains? Consider it busted.
Atheists are less fearful of death than most religious people
March 24, 2017, 5:25 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
A new study on religious leanings and death anxiety reveals some surprising findings.
A meaningful life or a happy life: Which do you value more?
March 19, 2017, 2:27 p.m. by Starre Vartan
Thinking about this question could help you better understand your motivations and goals.
What our fascination with April the giraffe's pregnancy says about us
March 17, 2017, 1:08 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Sure, we love animals, but we love rooting for the underdog, too.
Watching nature documentaries boosts happiness, says study
March 12, 2017, 9:06 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Anxiety and fear give way to joy and awe when we tune into scenes of the natural world.
Gravity-defying 'mystery spots' have a mind-bending explanation
March 6, 2017, 8:10 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
There are some strange places around the world where objects appear to roll uphill against gravity.
Giant neuron found wrapped around the brain might explain consciousness
March 1, 2017, 11:41 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Never before has a neuron been found that extends so far across brain regions.