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ASMR videos are the new meditation (melt your brain with these 5)

Hottest trend on YouTube: Listen to sounds that trigger tingles in your head and massage your brain. Really.

Archaeologists discover British soldiers were pretty wasted during WWI

British troops stationed in Israel drank a whole lot of spirits to keep their spirits up during the war.

How brain scans are predicting box office success

Scientists found a way to predict box office sales by seeing which moments our brains pay attention to.

Am I the only 26-year-old in the world who hates yoga?

I've tried to like yoga for years. Here's why I am giving it up for good.

Video: See what an ancient cruise was like 2,500 years ago

There's no all-you-can-eat buffet but you could have feasted on olives, figs and grapes.

DIY video: Grandma's dairy-free eggplant parmesan

Vegans and lactose-intolerant people, this one goes out to you.

Archaeologists discover lost Crusader treasure

They found a shipwreck, gold coins and even an ancient order of knights.

New Harvard theory: Aliens have star-powered spaceships

Scientists discovered a massive radio wave, and they can't find a good explanation for it. Unless ...

5 of the last places in the U.S. where you can still see the stars

If you borrow a scientist's atlas and drive out into the American wilderness, you can still find the Milky Way.

Exclusive interview with Ninet Tayeb

Ninet Tayeb is already a household name in her native country, and she's setting her sights on the international stage.

Indigenous tribesmen inspired me to go barefoot

While I was living in the Amazon, the Waorani showed me why shoes are overrated.

Archaeological discovery means that maybe the Dark Ages weren't so dark

This artistic monument found in Israel required 'technological knowledge and planning.'

What Nerdfighters are like in person

This massive online subculture has only ever existed online ... until now.

How testosterone may influence the stock market

For men, winning money feels like winning a fight.

What I learned at the first-ever Nerdcon

A weekend with Nerdfighters filled with surprises, insights and a whole lot of Ryans.