With advances in genetic engineering, neuroscience, pharmaceuticals and prosthetics, are we poised to enter a ‘post-human’ era?
The most “authentic” art forms have more often than not been born through interaction with other cultures.
The Y chromosome has degenerated rapidly, sparking debate in the scientific community about whether it will disappear completely.
A low-mass exoplanet has been discovered in the orbit of the red dwarf star Ross 128.
Rana El Kaliouby foresees a world where emotion-enabled artificial intelligence enhances our humanity.
If a machine could design the perfect city, what would it look like?
Emotional intelligence is key in the digital age.
A number of studies have found an association between humour and intelligence.
As citizens of the world, we have a responsibility to act, where possible, on its behalf.
A look at some current scientific research on ageing and the attempts to slow down, or even cure, the process.
These are the things research has shown to reduce a person’s risk of cognitive decline as they age.
A new study focuses on the relationship between testosterone and cognitive abilities.
A new study suggests humans may be able to have healthy offspring in space.
Becoming a genuine team player is the best way to get ahead, not playing office politics.
Research has found that people are willing to offer more money to others who display similar emotional expressions.