Curious about what exactly the summer solstice means? In this story, an astronomy professor explains about the tilt of Earth's axis as it orbits the sun.
As the pandemic exposed the risks of an interconnected world, Indian thinkers offer insights on how to understand our global community and act more wisely.
When it comes to commercial space tourism, suborbital flight are the first frontier. But what are the risks? Are there health requirements? What should you know before taking such a way-out trip?
Often dismissed as kid food, a lot of adults still secretly love the popular boxed dinner. It's also played an important role in kitchen science, wars, and women's liberation.
Around the year 1000, Vikings landed in Newfoundland, Canada, connecting the world and starting globalization as we know it today, writes a Yale professor.
Though there are some scary stories from students who have studied abroad, it's not so dangerous if you follow some basic steps for studying abroad safely.
Soap is inexpensive and ubiquitous, a consumer product found in every household, but few people know the long and dirty history of making soap.
The term transgender is relatively new, and there are many challenges with using this word, especially when gender is defined differently across cultures.
Europeans get a lot of slang from American concepts, such as Norwegians using the word "Texas" to mean "crazy." Here's why this has happened.