Featured by Molly Glick
Can you get COVID-19 again? We answered some common coronavirus questions.
We’ve learned a lot after a year of the pandemic.
What happens in your brain when you daydream
How neurons light up and transport you to fantastical worlds.
Home team advantage explained in three charts
And why the effect is slowly going away over time.
Goofing off is good for kids—here’s the evidence
It's important for successful adult-ing, experts say.
The best playground is one built by kids
Mariana Brussoni says we should let little imaginations run wild.
Pro surfers hit artificial waves in the heat of the climate crisis
As the patterns in the Pacific Ocean begin to change, athletes are turning to surf parks to catch their big breaks.
The Great Lakes are higher than they’ve ever been, and we’re not sure what will happen next
Lakeside living comes with a new premium: flooding and lots of uncertainty.
Bathing monkeys, squabbling birds, and more captivating Smithsonian Photo Contest finalists
There’s even a baby black rhino.
Deadly tornadoes reveal new disaster patterns in the Southeast
The “outbreak” rate across the U.S. has increased since the 1970s.
Teen bootleggers are making dangerous booze on TikTok
The homemade brew can poison you if you’re not careful.