NASA's social network discusses the potential of bicycle desk technology, and harnessing the energy of a workout
Unassuming infant considers goals and strengths, among them "firmly gripping dog's hair"
The story of Pedal Power's bike machine is spreading quickly. The two-man company has more than tripled its crowd-sourced fundraising goal, and its bike desk is being used to power laptops, grind grain for beer, and churn butter.
"If you can't do something perfectly, why do it at all?" Stories from Atlantic readers on how to think about anxiety, what is helpful, and what isn't.
A No. 1 bestseller by a respected physician argues that gluten and carbohydrates are at the root of Alzheimer's disease, anxiety, depression, and ADHD. What to make of the controversial theory?
A panel of physicians wrote today in a major medical journal about which vitamin and mineral supplements are bad and which are null, and how we keep buying them.
The drug company has issued an ethical challenge.
A medical journal's scientific analysis of diet, sunlight exposure, and of the role of vitamin D in fantasy characters is excellent.
A "workday" is just not your thing.
Aspartame is "safe for human consumption," the European Food Safety Authority said yesterday.
Calories burned are the equivalent of 25 minutes of walking uphill, research says.
Everyone else is now absolved.
Business is dirty; you don't have to be. A practical video guide to the professional fist bump.
Today the U.S. Senate will hear a bill to change the way many laws regard people with a chronic, treatable illness. Do laws that categorically criminalize HIV exposure, however unlikely the risk of transmission, actually increase its spread?
This crowd-sourced project in Indiana is seeing an outpouring of support.
Recreate real scientific scenarios. Stimulate two minds. The little ones are fascinating.
New neuroscience research says that Toxo—the cysts in our brains from cats—can improve our self-control. For the 30 percent of people who have this infection, it's about more than promiscuity, schizophrenia, and car crashes.
This is going to be the best Thanksgiving ever. Prepare your body and mind accordingly.
Cleopatra delivering herself to Caesar rolled in a carpet may have been the original selfie.
Focusing on getting quality sleep, specifically through cognitive behavioral therapy, is the talk of the moment in depression treatment.