Game of Thrones Hid a Surprising Detail About the Children of the Forest in...

Warning: This post contains spoilers for season seven of Game of Thrones. The fourth episode of Game of Thrones‘ seventh season saw Jon Snow take Daenerys Targaryen into the caves...

There’s an Environmental Case for Genetic Engineering

1. Is there an environmental case for genetic engineering? By Richard Conniff in Yale Environment 360 2. Our understanding of ‘emotional intelligence’ needs a rewrite. By Lisa Feldman Barrett in Nautilus 3. Doctors...

See How the Solar Eclipse Will Look From Anywhere in the U.S.

The 2017 total solar eclipse is fast approaching, and hordes of sky gazers are scrambling to find a spot where they can see the shadow of the moon completely...

Donald Trump Had a Tough Week. Putin Went Sunbathing in Siberia.

Russian President Vladimir Putin earlier this week enjoyed a nature-filled vacation that included hiking, fishing and diving, according to photos. The images are the latest in a series that...

The White House Used This Moment as Proof the U.S. Should Cut Immigration. Its...

This week, as President Trump comes out in support of a bill that seeks to halve legal immigration to the United States, his administration is emphasizing the idea that...

Hairstylists Can Help Fight Domestic Violence

1. Here’s how hairstylists can help fight domestic violence. By Caitlin Moscatello in the Cut 2. Are we overusing sanctions as a foreign policy tool? By Robert Kahn at the Council on...

This Wonder Woman-Themed Roller Coaster Is Going to Make History

Wonder Woman’s golden lasso has a whole new purpose. Six Flags Fiesta Texas announced Thursday that it will open the world’s first single-rail roller coaster, Wonder Woman Golden Lasso, next...

Low-Calorie Ice Cream, CRISPR and Dog Vaccines: This Week in Health

For the first time in the U.S., scientists have used the gene editing technology CRISPR to edit out genetic disease in human embryos. In another first—this from the world...

Technology Will Impact the Food Workforce of the Future

1. Technology will impact the food workforce of the future. Here’s how. By Craig Willingham at Civil Eats 2. Could bulimia and other eating disorders be social contagions? By Lee Daniel Kravetz...

Donald Trump Takes Center Stage at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

President Donald Trump is due to be forced out of office. The commander-in-chief has been caught in a plot with Russian President Vladimir Putin, and is desperately working to...

Sen. Jeff Flake: Republicans Are ‘Willing Accomplices’ in Betraying American Ideals

Never has a party so quickly or easily abandoned its core principles as my party did in the course of the 2016 campaign. And when you suddenly decide that...

This Tiny Game of Thrones Detail Could Mean the End for Littlefinger

Warning: This post contains spoilers for season seven of Game of Thrones. Sansa Stark seemed to take to her new role as Regent of the North in Sunday’s episode of...

Abraham Quintanilla, Brother of the Late Singer Selena, Is Wanted in Texas

Abraham Quintanilla, the brother of the late singer Selena, is one of the top 10 most wanted fugitives in Corpus Christi, Texas, authorities confirmed Wednesday. The 53-year-old, who often goes...

Eating at the Wrong Time Could Affect Your Body Weight

1. Eating at the wrong time can affect your body weight and more. By the UT Southwestern Medical Center 2. North Korea’s weapons are improving. Should Hawaii have a stronger missile...

How Europe’s Young Backpackers Forged a New Wave of International Collaboration

This post is in partnership with History Today. The article below was originally published at History Today. In the years following the Second World War, western Europe, through private and...