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.
Mathematical model shows how fear of crime can spread even when risk is low.
How do fireworks make shapes in the sky?
Canadians are changing how they say words -- and so are many Americans.
New findings suggest that a still-widespread tradition could cause increased lead levels in mothers and their children.
Are new instruments as good as Antonio Stradivari's prized creations?