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Comedy News Programs Make Young Adults More Likely to Remember and Share

In the early decades of televised news, Americans turned to the stern faces of newsmen like Walter Cronkite, Tom Brokaw, and Dan Rather as...

Ancient DNA Retells Story of Caribbean’s Original Islanders

The history of the Caribbean's original islanders comes into sharper focus in a new Nature study that combines decades of archaeological work with advancements...

Psychologist Illuminates One of Humanity’s Most Fundamental Concepts: Cause and Effect

Like a parent being pestered with endless questions from a young child, most people will now and again find themselves following an infinite chain...

Mastering the Art of Letting Go

Most modern societies around the world deem the worth of a human through how much control he or she has over the rest of...

Team Discovers Ancestral Puebloans Survived Ice Melt in Lava Tubes

For more than 10,000 years, the people who lived on the arid landscape of modern-day western New Mexico were renowned for their complex societies,...

Population Dynamics and the Formation of the Central Asian Empires

In a new study published in the journal Cell, an international research team has investigated the genetic, sociopolitical, and cultural changes that accompanied the...

How a Servant’s Loyalty Earned the Respect of the King

At the end of the Warring States Period, the Qin kingdom sent an army to attack the Wei kingdom. The Qin army won a...

How Zhuge Liang’s Feather Fan Was Made

The ancient book Three Kingdoms by Sanguo Yanyi (三國演義) depicts the periods of the Three Kingdoms, where Zhuge Liang is pictured as the commander...

Ancient Maya Built Sophisticated Water Filters

Ancient Maya in the once-bustling city of Tikal built sophisticated water filters using natural materials they imported from miles away, according to the University...

The 6 Types of Regret and How Their Lessons Can Better Your Future

Life is difficult, and sometimes you have regrets, but you can always make a better future. There was a famous grand chancellor of China’s...

Breakthrough Identifies Pathways That Can Extend Human Lifespan to 500 Years

The average human lifespan is believed to be around 80 years. Some do live longer, with most of these people succumbing to death by...

Ancient Teachings on How to Deal With Your Mistakes

Today, there are numerous psychologists and specialists coming up with various methods to correct the mistakes we make in our live. While some of...

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