Should you break up with your partner? It's a difficult choice, but science may be able to help with your decision.
Algorithms rely on humans to feed them training data and help them interpret the world, so is it really that surprising that they reflect the biases of the humans who code them?
Discover the incredible true story of a secret, decades-long federal investigation of alien encounters.
This is the first reported sighting of Chinese researcher Jiankui He since his appearance at a conference in November.
From unintentional irony to flat-out fraud, it has been another banner year for scientific retractions. Here are five notable ones.
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Have your kids stopped believing in Santa? You might be more upset than they are. Read this letter from Santa – ghostwritten by a scientist who specializes in imagination and human behavior.
Some say the hysteria over screen time echoes parents' worries that their kids were watching too much TV in the 1980s. But new studies show there's nothing overblown about parents' growing concern.