Science is a mirror that reveals sometimes hidden, often unexpected and always astounding insights into everyday things and human life. Here we explore everything you always wanted to know about holidays, food, art, music, books, games, TV, film, education, urban life and crime — as well as human history, archaeology and anthropology.
New research suggests the idea of stone megaliths was spread by a mysterious seafaring culture from northwest France.
Chemical analysis shows presence of what was probably a primitive embalming fluid.
An analysis of more than 50 years of song lyrics identifies a dark trend in popular music.
Researchers develop artificial intelligence algorithm that plays against itself to master several classic games.
Algorithms for mixing and mastering audio are having a growing impact on what we hear.
Both can be made using the power of particle accelerators.