A real estate survey found that a surprisingly large percentage of people would consider buying a potentially haunted house. Would you?
Temple Grandin, diagnosed with autism as a child, talks about how her mind works -- sharing her ability to "think in pictures," which helps her solve problems that neurotypical brains might miss.
A fearless myth-slayer, one physics professor has driven a scientific state into the heart of ghost, vampire and zombie myths.
An analysis of nearly 1,000 scripts found that stereotypes of women, race, and aging are created and reinforced in films.
Do you detour to shop at outlet stores on road trips? Well, if you love the feeling of getting a bargain, you might want to stop reading now.
You might want to think twice before choosing not to gift wrap presents for Christmas and birthdays, according to research on the etiquette of wrapping.
For some seriously questionable old-fashioned marital advice from 1861, take a look at one doctor's sex rules for couples.
If you're doing online dating, these tips from researchers will help you give your profile the best chance of being seen and remembered.
The women who cover today's news 24 hours a day should snap a salute to their predecessors who covered World War II.
Check out some genius views on the creative power of solitude, including perspectives from Tesla, Mozart, Einstein and Picasso.
Whether it's wearing a forced smile or being part of group that can't keep straight faces, there's a lot you can tell from awkward family photos.
Based on new research by a sociologist, here are some ways to make more effective political arguments - no matter what side you're on?
The perks that come with spending days without gravity are out of this world! Here are a few things astronauts enjoy about living in space.
A professor reflects upon the abnormal and the TV show 'American Horror Story: Freak Show' in terms of its danger and allure of 'monsters.'
According to a national survey, these are the top 10 fears in America right now.
When people across the US were surveyed about their paranormal beliefs, researchers discovered a few surprising trends.
Every month, your attention is probably drawn to a awareness month. So what health awareness months are when? Here's a calendar.
With yet another school shooting still fresh in our minds, social media is filled with opinions about gun control. What can you do to make a difference?
The next time someone accuses you of making an irrational decision, just explain that, hey - you’re simply obeying the laws of quantum physics.
It's a big question: Where do criminals usually get their guns? Do they steal them, turn to the black market, or obtain them some other way?
A study of nearly a million tweets from over 10,000 Twitter users has found how Republicans and Democrats differ on social media.
When middle-aged women have affairs, they are looking for passion and sex, and often don't want to divorce their husbands.
A big data analysis of state of the union remarks may actually change our view of American History.