A particular type of mind could be more susceptible to political partisanship, on either side of the traditionally defined political spectrum.
Authorities are struggling to deal with the unimaginable scale of online abuse – and young people are suffering as a result.
The winner of Tuesday's Israeli election must form a government and tackle four problems that will shape the future of the country and the relations among its citizens and Palestinian non-citizens.
More and more evidence has accumulated which shows that changes in global and regional climate over the last 50 years are almost entirely due to human influence.
Far from having a lack of procedures, scientific method is based on observation, prediction, test and appraisal.
An obscure Russian prince lays claim to being the first person to announce that humanity may destroy itself through its own technological advancement.
What has just happened may represent the irreplaceable loss of a small but nonetheless precious part of the planet’s biological heritage.
What started as a showcase for America's drag queens is fast becoming a global sensation.
A new study suggests LGB teachers in rural schools far likelier to have depression or anxiety than those in towns or cities.
Transforming our societies to stop climate change offers us the chance to make our lives better.
Humans did not always see themselves as he separate from the natural world. If we are to reverse its decline, we must re-entangle ourselves with it.
Relations between the UK and France are often portrayed as a history of at best mutual suspicion and at worst open hostility..
Destroying the Amazon rainforest will accelerate climate change, harming millions. Can those responsible be prosecuted?
The new Greek government is putting in place new measures to stop the flow of refugees crossing the Aegan Sea.
Boris Johnson fails on six scores of inspiring leadership.
Understanding how pregnancy changes some of the body's fundamental systems could help treat cancer and other diseases.
From fear of needles to religious beliefs, there are all sorts of reasons why people choose not to vaccinate.
Germany's rising inequality shows what happens when consumers and companies don't widely embrace innovation.
Those little nuggets in your nose are actually a sign your body is working to protect you.
Scientists from all over the world agree that the impacts of climate change will get worse, unless action is taken now.