Vatican turns off iconic fountains in sign of water-saving solidarity
July 26, 2017, 8:23 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
It's the first time the fountains have been dry in recent memory.
Dalai Lama celebrates 81 years (in this lifetime, anyway)
July 5, 2017, 4:42 p.m. by Catie Leary
In honor of his birthday, let's take a look at some of the amazing people the revered spiritual leader has met over the years.
World's oldest 'comic book' boasts an all-woman cast, plenty of good vs. evil
June 6, 2017, 11:37 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
'Psychomachia' is a 10th century smitefest in the name of God.
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.
Hmong shaman work with traditional doctors to heal patients at California hospital
March 12, 2017, 2:21 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
The new policy builds trust and community, and the patients are seeing the results.
Tiny golden scrolls found on 2,000-year-old skeleton contain ancient magic spells
August 11, 2016, 3:12 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The spells are written in a mysterious language, but a few names of demons could be deciphered.
Ancient stone engravings could be long lost religious text
March 31, 2016, 4:26 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
2,500-year-old stone slab could offer clues to deciphering the lost language and religion of the Etruscans.
Nobody wants the family heirlooms anymore
This feral 'grandpa' cat may not care for humans, but oh, does he love kittens
A rescued sea otter pup is swimming in cute at the Vancouver Aquarium
How to view the total solar eclipse without ruining your eyes
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard
How to get rid of roaches naturally