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Not a Night Owl or Morning Person? There Are 2 Other...

At the turn of the 20th century, influential German psychiatrist Emil Kraepelin noticed a curious pattern among his patients. Some liked to rise early...

Scientists May Have Found Why We Love Fancy Chocolate So Much,...

How much of your chocolate buying is based on taste, and how much is based on the shininess of its wrapping? A new study...

A Single Punctuation Mark Has Been Skewing Our Entire System of...

The most fundamental system we have to quantify the importance of scientific research is broken at its core, a new study reveals - and...

Feathers Evolved Millions of Years Before Birds, And Maybe Even Before...

Feathers are not simply the domain of birds, nor did they arise solely for flight. New research on China's rich fossil record suggests instead...

Scientists Just Found a Previously Unknown Source of Magnetism Hidden Deep...

New research has revealed a previously unknown source of magnetism deep within our planet's stupidly hot, squishy layers. Far from being magnetically dead, some...

Physicists Say They’ve Built a Test Sensitive Enough to Test The...

For nearly 20 years, scientists have debated the viability of an EM Drive, a hypothetical type of engine that could propel a spacecraft without...

These 4 Questions Will Tell You if You’re Suffering From Burnout

It's normal to feel stressed at work from time to time. But for some people, the stress becomes all-consuming, leading to exhaustion, cynicism and...

Empathy is a skill. Here are 5 ways to get better...

Image: bob al-greene / mashable Empathy is one of those words that, in 2019, can force a person to confront dueling sides of...

Here’s How at Least 74,000 Microplastic Particles End Up in Your...

Humans have spread microplastics to virtually every ecosystem on the planet, from the deepest chasms in the sea to the most remote wilderness...

A New Metal Foam Is as Bulletproof as Heavy Steel Armor,...

Making a vehicle that's completely impervious to bullets isn't impossible, but it would be so bulky and heavy from its thick armor plating that...