Why is mint cold but curries hot? Why does cheddar taste like boiled potatoes? Why do beetroots taste earthy? All these answered by a materials chemist!
What makes honey solid or runny? Why does spinach makes your teeth feel furry? How does fruit gets its shine? All these answered by a materials chemist!
Gender fluidity is becoming more mainstream, and the English language is in the process of adapting to new cultural attitudes about gender and preferences.
With the efficiency of one word, a common sentiment or concept is beautifully expressed. Why does the German language have so many great words?
Some scientists and linguists believe that we may not need to learn foreign languages, as we'll all have AI and other technology to translate speech for us.
An Indonesian ethnic group, the Bugis, challenges the "traditional" two gender options (male and female) by recognizing 5 different genders.
Planning a weekend or holiday, or anything, really, can be fun. But, planning can also take the fun and joy out of the events to come. Here's why that is.
Many philosophers of the past, and even some in the present believed that armchair travel or reading books is better than actually traveling places.
Five university professors talk about the history and creativity behind five American sandwiches, including the chow mein sandwich and the PB & J.
LA's quintessential sign did not always represent fame and fortune. Learn the history of the Hollywood sign and how it became the symbol it is today.