Participants were significantly better at recalling things they saw and touched than audio recordings they heard.
Keeping apples next to onions in the fridge is a mistake.
Kim Novak's appearance and the plight of the Hollywood sex symbol
And people who benefit from the law are more likely to view it negatively than positively
Each region of the U.S. has the same four most common complaints, just in a different order.
Receiving an award makes you feel proud, but a new study suggests some winners may suppress their natural joy so they seem like good sports.
Writer and advocate Janet Mock on the importance of showing transgender lives in the daylight, and avoiding a focus on the "before and after"
The comedian's story of his mother-in-law, who was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's, has resonated on a massive scale in the past 48 hours.
The justices banned execution of mentally disabled people in 2002. Now they are poised to tell death penalty states that they really meant it.
Shortly after we moved in together, my boyfriend's experiences in Afghanistan began affecting me in strange and terrifying ways.
The beauty and pain of the spandex-covered lifestyle
Today the Obama administration proposed the first change to U.S. food Nutrition Fact labels in almost a decade. A closer look at the numbers and the importance of subtle changes.
New research shows that the best humor is both a little bit wrong and a little bit right. Is there something about comedians that makes them better at subversion?
Senior editor James Hamblin today in conversation with NPR's On Point
What possible reward could come from tweeting thousands of times at a celebrity?
Parents, however, enjoy believing their young ones are developing literary skills.
The dairy industry loses "Got Milk" in favor of the macronutrient du jour.
Deep-vein thrombosis is often mistaken by both patients and doctors for something else. I was suspicious of what I thought was a runner's cramp, and got lucky.
Each year, half a million horseshoe crabs are captured and bled alive to create an unparalleled biomedical technology.
A new report says there have been no significant changes in prevalence of obesity in the last decade.