Eating this fish could give you three days of nasty, LSD-like hallucinations

Poor man’s LSD… with a nasty twist.

The Timeline of Human Evolution

We’re taking you for a ride through evolutionary memory lane, carefully listing the members of our long family tree.

How a design and culture revolution could help us tackle our plastic problem

It’s not a simple problem and it doesn’t have a simple answer — but here’s what we can do.

It’s getting harder and harder to come up with new ideas in science, paper reports

Thankfully, all we need are more researchers.

In conversation with… Jane Goodall

As Jane Goodall turns 80, Henry Nicholls talks to her about her remarkable career.

Greening vacant lots really does make us feel better, new study shows

Small green parcels can do a lot for our mental health.

The anti-plastic straw movement: What it is, Why it matters, and Is it a good thing?

We need to talk about plastic straws — and about banning plastic straws.

NASA reveals new, crystal-clear images of Saturn’s moon Titan

Looking sharp, Titan!

Twelve new moons discovered around Jupiter, pointing to a violent past

Jupiter can boast the most moons in the Solar System.

Every point of light in this photo is a galaxy

Kind of puts things into perspective, doesn’t it?

The science of superstition – and why people believe in the unbelievable

Black cats, 13, lucky charms — why do so many people fall for them?

The constellation Vela explodes with color (and new suns) in ESO-captured snaps

Space — the prettiest frontier.

New Antarctic Dinosaurs on Display at Field Museum

It’s a great way to spend an afternoon or a day off.

How the cryptocurrency boom could make or break Iceland’s economy

Iceland is welcoming a new generation of miners.

Novel system allows robots to learn new skills just by looking at you do it

Can it teach them how to love, though?

Tiny, new-generation robot can walk on land, water, or swim — while being downright adorable

This cutesy bot hides a lot of potential.

How a stork landed researchers a $2,700 phone bill

It was a hell of a long-distance call.

Women ask for raises just as much as men do — but they just don’t get them

Things are still murky when it comes to the gender pay gap.

Embracing Sustainability in the Business World

Sustainability is a buzzword that’s thrown around a lot when it comes to being environmentally friendly, but it’s often overlooked in the business world.

Haven’t read a book lately? Blame Netflix, researchers say

However, people who do read books are reading much more than before.