Fake news can lead to more than gullible sharing on social media, it may result in shootings. But what can we do about it?
New study seeks to understand the drive of strong internal feelings that many believers attribute to God; they discover that the brain rewards religiosity.
With Trump winning the Electoral College and Clinton the popular vote, we live in a superimposition of moral states. We can’t know, just yet, whether Schrödinger’s America is dead or alive.
The alt-right, with it’s polished rhetoric and clean look, is trying to sell you on the idea that they are different. Don’t believe a word of it.
A new study says that social media platforms that favor images also favor happiness.
Heavy poaching of the African elephant for ivory not only devastated their numbers, it’s caused them to lose their tusks.
A Trump Presidency signals many problems for the United States and our ability to slow climate change is a big one. Here’s why.
Maybe you think fake news stories sound too absurd to believe and that satire is obvious. Research on cognitive biases show that you’d be wrong.
Just when we need the free press the most, journalism is facing an existential crisis.
We all are looking for our tribes, but this can be an especially difficult thing to accomplish for African Americans atheists, leaving them to become a minority within a minority.
Planet Earth II’s extended trailer is now out and it’s beautiful.
When InterVarsity Christian Fellowship tightened its employee rules on LGBTQ relationships, a fury broke out online. Now many wonder what this means about the organization’s future.
Rosetta finished off her mission this week doing what she does best: science.
There’s no party like a SpaceX party, and today that party included plans to go to Mars and within few years.
Some people relish being the rebel, while others find themselves doing it reluctantly, believing that the status quo is far too dangerous to continue.