April 2013 | By Smithsonian magazine
Neuroscientists prove what we always suspected: the two sexes see the world differently
March 2013 | By Libby Copeland
The famous author envisioned a brave new world where swelling populations would put tremendous strain on the Earth's resources
November 01, 2012 | By Matt Novak
The cure for lonely space missions? One astronomer proposed hiring astronaut concubines
October 18, 2012 | By Matt Novak
Men are floundering in the 21st century, according to Hanna Rosin, and the shift has wide-ranging implications for the workplace and the home
September 11, 2012 | By Megan Gambino
Four "scientific" tests to determine whether your marriage will succeed or fail
May 23, 2012 | By Matt Novak
A 1930 book argued that women's "liberation from the dangers of childbirth" would be a crucial first step toward gender equality.
February 09, 2012 | By Matt Novak
A 1950 news report predicted that women in the year 2000 would be "more than six feet tall, wear a size 11 shoe, have shoulders like a wrestler and muscles like a truck driver."
January 20, 2012 | By Matt Novak
The future of food was envisioned by many prognosticators as entirely meatless and often synthetic.
November 23, 2011 | By Matt Novak
Doctors once thought that only women suffered from hysteria, but a medical historian says that men were always just as susceptible
January 05, 2009 | By Abigail Tucker