You have to draw an ethical line somewhere so if you were vegan, would you still eat avocados?
The 'oldest known nova' (a star explosion) in the sky was actually not a nova, astronomers show.
Visiting a haunted house or watching a horror movie can be terrifying and enjoyable at the same time. A sociologist explains the psychological benefits of being safely scared.
Many Native languages are dying, and their loss has deep and profound implications for our world.
China is one of the world's largest economies, and Deng Xiaoping was arguably the man who made that happen through his visions of economic reform.
Galaxy images and patient records can be equally confusing. Now a team of astrophysicists have realised their methods could help medical professionals.
Progress has been made toward gender parity in science fields. But explicit and implicit barriers still hold women back from advancing in the same numbers as men to the upper reaches of STEM academia.
The continued prevalence of fat stigma and shaming needs to be challenged.
PCBs were phased out three decades ago. But they're still lingering in the ocean.