The strange and surprising history behind 13 popular wedding traditions
October 2, 2018, 1:07 p.m. by Sidney Stevens
Many treasured marriage rituals have a dark history.
The most mischievous animals are also the smartest
August 23, 2018, 9:44 a.m. by Sidney Stevens
Urban animals and humans are locked in a growing 'arms race' to outsmart each other, according to new research.
These sustainable wool shoes are casual, comfortable and cool
August 1, 2018, 11:06 a.m. by Sidney Stevens
Allbirds sustainable wool shoes are disrupting the footwear market with their low-carbon style.
Looking for a life-affirming new career? Become a 'death doula'
July 21, 2018, 10:12 a.m. by Sidney Stevens
A growing movement of trained practitioners brings comfort and meaning at the end of life.
10 reasons why making music is good for your brain
June 26, 2018, 10:06 a.m. by Sidney Stevens
It doesn't matter if you've always played or you're just getting started, playing music makes your brain work better.
The Mandela effect explains why your memories could be false
June 26, 2018, 9:37 a.m. by Sidney Stevens
Are shared false memories a case of collective misremembering or proof of a parallel universe?
Many veterinarians have ethical qualms about what some pet owners ask them to do
When will fall leaves be at their peak near me?
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
In 1972, a computer model predicted the end of the world — and we're on track
Norway's melting ice is revealing priceless ancient artifacts
Stop blaming millennials for killing everything — and start hoping they can save us