Kastalia Medrano

Innovation

Fabien Cousteau's Underwater Dream

The grandson of the legendary explorer has a new plan.

Science

Our Brains Really Do Make Lots of Random Decisions

Researchers are identifying areas of the brain that care about randomness -- and areas that don't.

Science

Ancient Chinese Medicine Outright Blocks Sperm From Egg

Regular birth control and Plan B all wrapped up in one method, and without any of the annoying side effects.

Science

The Hallucinogenic Tree That Cures Addiction in One Dose

It's more powerful than ayahuasca but not nearly as well-known.

Entertainment

The Original Norse God Thor Was an Insecure Manchild

How does Chris Hemsowrth's portrayal stack up to the Thor of Norse mythology?

Culture

Emotional Jimmy Kimmel Shares Story of Newborn Son's Emergency Surgery

Healthcare, says Kimmel, is bigger than labels like liberal or conservative.

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Innovation

Google Earth Just Solved Its Biggest Problem

One-and-done is a thing of the past for Google Earth.

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Global Warming Is Turning the Arctic Into the Atlantic

Hard to overstate the importance of healthy sea ice.

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How Wikipedia and Plane Crashes Prove Collective Memory

How does one memory trigger another in the collective consciousness?

Science

Great Apes Helpfully Correct False Beliefs of Humans

How do chimps react when they see you believing something that's false?

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