Human Nature

Most Interesting Science News Articles of the Week
mummy buddha
March 1st, 2015
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Stephen Hawking Thinks These 3 Things Could Destroy Humanity
Stephen Hawking
February 26th, 2015
Stephen Hawking may be most famous for his work on black holes and gravitational singularities, but the world-renowned physicist has also become known for his outspoken ideas about things that could destroy human civilization.
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Scarlett and Alessandro Top Sexiest Names List
Baby outline filled with names
February 24th, 2015
What does the name Alessandro have that Howard doesn't? With its double S's and Greek origin, it's just sexier, according to an online survey on male and female names.
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Wow! The Most Amazing Images in Science This Week
Siberian crater
February 28th, 2015
New spiders, rare cats and endangered baby sea turtles — just a few of the cool pictures in Science. Check out the rest.
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Apple to Wal-Mart, Big Biz is Betting on Green Energy (Op-Ed)
green energy, alternative energy sources, energy saving tips
February 25th, 2015
Huge companies including Apple, Wal-Mart and Ikea have spent big bucks on green energy — why are so many governments lagging behind?
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Stephen Hawking: Human Aggression Could 'Destroy Us All'
Stephen Hawking
February 23rd, 2015
Stephen Hawking may be getting some Hollywood love for "The Theory of Everything," a biopic about his life that earned actor Eddie Redmayne the best actor Oscar at last night's Academy Awards. But that hasn't stopped the world-famous physicist from issuin
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Wow! The Most Amazing Images in Science This Week
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
February 21st, 2015
This week brought us sensational images of strange animal hearts, a cosmicly provided smiley and even the answer to an age-old question — how many licks does it take?
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'Catalyst' (US 2014): Book Excerpt
Catalyst book cover, genetic engineering
February 26th, 2015
Excerpt from the sci-fi novel "Catalyst" (Penguin/Kathy Dawson Books, 2015).
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Using Faulty Forensic Science, Courts Fail the Innocent (Op-Ed)
Bullet holes in glass
February 24th, 2015
In the courtroom, don't assume the "science" is up to academic standards.
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Stephen Hawking Praises 'Theory of Everything' Oscar Winner
Eddie Redmayne as Stephen Hawking
February 23rd, 2015
Famed British astrophysicist Stephen Hawking took to Facebook last night to congratulate actor Eddie Redmayne for winning the "Best Actor" Oscar at the 2015 Academy Awards for "The Theory of Everything," a biopic about Hawking's life and his debilitating
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