Cybercrime affects individuals and families as they navigate online life. But significant efforts focus instead on cybersecurity, protecting institutional networks and systems – rather than people.
Dropping old, bad habits is hard, but starting new, good ones may not be so difficult. Or so a recent study suggests. Read how a simple sign at an airport made a difference.
Australian and UK scholars weigh in on what firearm regulations in their countries have accomplished.
For Gandhi, whose birth anniversary is Monday, Oct. 2, nonviolent resistance meant placing one’s own body in harm’s way to expose social injustices, which made it a powerful political tool.
Bacteria are everywhere, even on your drink garnishes and ice. While most are not going to harm you, some can make you very sick. Here are some things to consider at public drink stations.
A survey asked Americans what they would do if the Supreme Court started making many unpopular decisions. Here’s what they said.
When were the seeds of racism sown in the US and why is it so hard to root out?
Donations to relief efforts from corporations and celebrities may get the most attention, but they are exceptions.
After the storm is over, it’s time to rebuild – and natural disasters can affect survivors’ health for years to come.
Many hope that marijuana will help their insomnia. A sleep psychologist examines the evidence.
How, why and when do people lie – and what happens as a result?
New survey data show that Muslim Americans are the most negatively perceived religious group in the US and are often victims of Islamophobic attacks. How are they responding? By getting organized.
The notion that obesity mostly afflicts the poor is a misconception.
There are reasons to channel Harvey aid through the nonprofit despite evidence that it wasted money following Haiti’s earthquake and fumbled Superstorm Sandy relief efforts.
Instead of focusing only on crime, the government can help set refugees up for success by collecting data on what’s working and what’s not in the integration process.
The desire to help during emergencies like Hurricane Harvey is admirable. With a little homework, your contributions will go further.
Pedestrians ensure their safety by making eye contact with human drivers. Autonomous cars will have to communicate with nearby people in other ways.
The appearance a hot dish on your doorstep does more than relieve the burden of meal preparation. It says someone is looking out for you.
If Trump is lying to his own lawyers about Russia, he is risking Bill Clinton’s fate.
Mirzakhani blazed to the top of her field due to her talent. But who she was and where she came from also make her a role model for those from underrepresented demographics in the world of math.