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How South Africa’s ‘Cradle of Humankind’ got the title
To find fossils from humanity’s origins, these scientists must first lower themselves down a 40-foot-long cave chute.
We’re told to fear robots. But why do we think they’ll turn on us?
The robot uprising is a myth.
How Humans Evolved To Hurt Each Other
A massive new study details when and where we beat the crap out of each other
7 Motivational Posters That Will Get Your Robot Out Of Its Slump
‘The Visit’ Explores What Would Actually Happen If Aliens Came To Earth
And asks some big questions about what it means to be human
New Species On Human Family Tree Discovered In Ancient Mass Grave
Homo naledi had small brains but human-like traits, upending the fossil record
We’re Entering A Sixth Mass Extinction, And It’s Our Fault
Species loss rate is 100 times greater than the expected rate
How To Create Super-Intelligent Machines That Won’t Kill Us
Preventing an Age of Ultron
Should Animals Have The Same Rights As People?
Humans have always seen themselves as distinct from other creatures, but science is forcing us to reconsider that position
Clone of Animals Like Us
Humans have always seen themselves as distinct from other creatures. Science is forcing us to reconsider that position.