Carly Simon’s dad is the Simon of Simon and Schuster.
Galen's work was the basis for medical studies for many centuries. But the great physician didn't get everything right.
The beloved resident of the Mystic Aquarium gets a kick out of spooking his younger visitors.
Roller coaster technology is constantly improving, but if you’re looking for a real thrill, sometimes the older coasters provide the most fun.
They can board planes to Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Morocco, and Syria (with their handlers, of course).
Never look a gift horse in the mouth … unless you’re trying to evaluate its social cognition.
Want to live on the moon? These space programs are way ahead of you.
Melody, Cartozia Tales, Dark Corridor and John Flood.
Telling parents how safe vaccinations are isn’t as effective as telling them how dangerous the measles can be, a new study finds.
Connections between where the brain processes rewards and makes future plans help us decide to save dessert for later.
They were the favored shoe of the NBA until the late '60s.
Even if you don't understand the science, this interactive maps is a beautiful way to consider the biggest questions in our universe.
Your move, Queen Elizabeth.
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