Russian electoral interference has renewed the temptation for American leaders to do the same.
According to a new study in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, psychological traits really do vary by region.
The condition has long been considered untreatable. Experts can spot it in a child as young as 3 or 4. But a new clinical approach offers hope.
To save the tiny seabird, scientists are venturing to its secret home in the Atacama Desert—and sticking their noses into a lot of stinky holes in the ground.
Philosophically, intellectually—in every way—human society is unprepared for the rise of artificial intelligence.
The comic has stormed though 75 years of show business; he remains prodigal in expression, memory, and imagination.
A new study exonerates dairy fats as a cause of early death, even as low-fat products continue to be misperceived as healthier.
The DNC’s bid to energize African American turnout this fall began with these words from Chairman Tom Perez in Atlanta: “I am sorry.”
“Each person comes into our group thinking they are a freak.”
Higher education alone can't bridge the wealth gap that separates black Americans from their white peers.
In 1973, Nixon was confident the secret White House recordings would help his cause. That’s not how it worked out.
With its advanced missile arsenal, Hezbollah is better prepared than ever to inflict maximum damage.
The class divide is already toxic, and is fast becoming unbridgeable. You’re probably part of the problem.
The White House press secretary has set a new precedent: Partisanship over patriotism. Victory over truth.
Millions of publications—not to mention spy documents—can be read on microfilm machines. But people still see these devices as outmoded and unappealing. An Object Lesson.
The stability of American society depends on conservatives finding a way forward from the Trump dead end.
An anthropologist discusses some common misconceptions about female genital cutting, including the idea that men force women to undergo the procedure.
Research suggests that family violence is two to four times higher in the law-enforcement community than in the general population. So where's the public outrage?