Science fiction writers have long featured terraforming, the process of creating an Earth-like or habitable environment on another planet, in their stories. Scientists themselves have proposed terraforming to enable the long-term colonization of Mars. A solution common to both groups…
We’ve all heard about the search for life on other planets, but what about looking on other moons? UCR researchers have identified 121 giant planets that may have habitable moons.
Many people say that life is hard, but insisting on doing the following nine things everyday will help make your life easier.
There are many reasons why the Chinese people wear masks while in the U.S. — pollution is everywhere, as are airborne illnesses. But why is the mask-wearing trend primarily limited to East Asian people? Is there a valid reason to wear…
Lee Chapman is a street photographer who prolifically documents life in Tokyo. While Chapman, a professional photographer who shoots for The Guardian, The Economist, The Daily Mail, and other publications, maintains a portfolio, his blog Tokyo Times is updated three…
One day, I suddenly understood this small but profound truth: everything that we really cherish, you can have for free. Humanity is largely distracted from these things, even when it’s right in front of their noses.
A CEO of a big company, who was a multi-billionaire, wanted to know how ordinary people lived. So one day he caught a bus and sat down on a vacant seat, where he observed the other passengers.
“Life is a series of addictions and without them we die”. This is my favourite quote in academic addiction literature and was made back in 1990 in the British Journal of Addiction by Isaac Marks.
Depression is currently one of the world’s biggest health concerns and disabilities. Everyone knows someone with depression, whether it’s a family member, friend, or work colleague.
If you haven’t started your New Year on the right foot, here are some words of wisdom that could put you on the right path.