American tennis fans can expect big things in next week's US Open. History allows it: An American player has made the final round nearly every year since the tournament began in 1881.
Hillary Clinton is a top contender for the democratic nomination. But as a woman, does Hillary face hidden impediments to her bid for the White House?
President Barack Obama recently tweeted that "America is home to 5% of the world's population, but 25% of the world's prisoners."
Read about the team's transit up St Lawrence River, and surprise diversion that proves, on land and at sea, things don’t always go to plan.
Europe is facing its largest refugee crisis since WWII. The language politicians use to describe the crisis plays an important role in shaping public discussion.
After Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, toxic molds infested residents’ houses. A decade on, we talk with a fungal geneticist about the mold's connection with Parkinson's disease.
Donald Trump has struck a nerve with voters. But are there dangers to democracy when celebrity politicians like Trump, who is best known for his TV shows, run for president?
Want to sprint, jump and flex like a pro? A lot of it comes down to your warm up.
We’re excited to feature a group of ResearchGate members investigating mercury levels in the Arctic Ocean this summer.
President Barack Obama announced his Clean Power Plan on Monday, after Hillary Clinton came out with her climate change policy pitch.
When it comes to the idea of a $15 minimum wage in the U.S. the only thing economists can agree on is how contentious it is.
The brutal slaughter of Cecil the lion enraged the world, but the worst may be yet to come.
Is sleep one of the few things that we actually did better in the Stone Age? To answer this question we spoke with a sleep expert.
Half of all drug injecting prisoners have hepatitis C because few prisons worldwide successfully prevent hepatitis transmission.
This Sunday the Tour de France will pass through the Arc de Triumph for the 102nd time in history. John Eric Goff sees it all coming.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has announced to hold a press event near the Mexican border today.
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Today the U.N. unanimously adopted the historic agreement between Iran and the six world powers, we spoke with two experts.
The Beach Boys' Brian Wilson may be one of the most legendary songwriters of our time, but his mind was troubled. Here's how drugs and schizoaffective disorder fueled the musical genius' creativity.
Polar bears’ survival tactics are worse than previously thought, according to a new study published this week in Science.