Why your boss shouldn't complain if you browse Facebook at work

A new study explores whether 'cyberloafing' is a problematic waste of company time or simply something to do when you're bored.

Humans are just a tiny fraction of all life on Earth

That’s one of the many findings from the most comprehensive global census of living organisms ever done.

Episode 1: Avi Loeb, Harvard astronomer and alien hunter

In the debut episode of 'Our Friend from Israel,' we chat with Dr. Avi Loeb about why he's searching for aliens and a new Earth for humans.

Chocolate matcha and vanilla bean cheesecake

You’ll want to skip the meal and head straight to dessert with this stunning chocolate cheesecake.

There's a reason you're not getting enough sleep, and it might surprise you

Frequent wakeups have a fascinating biological explanation, according to a new study.

Google is upgrading its version of Siri – and it sounds just like us

The tech giant is promising a real human experience with its new Duplex system.

Renowned artist uses mirrors, soap bubbles to create abstract photo art

Renowned photographer Eitan Vitkon's new exhibit will make you feel like you're under water. And you won't want to come up for air.

Listen to the trailer for the new 'Our Friend from Israel' podcast

Subscribe now for weekly interviews with artists, academics, authors, actors, archaeologists, alien hunters and more!

Tapenade and red pepper crostini

Whip up this tasty hors d'oeuvre with a spread of herbed goat cheese, roasted red pepper, and homemade tapenade.

What kind of feels do people get in an Apple store?

Your location has a huge impact on your mood – and science just explained how.

3 ways to peel garlic

Make your bulbs behave! Here are some easy techniques for getting the most out of your garlic.

Physicist reveals science secrets of 'Star Wars' in new book

Georgetown professor explores the science behind the Jedi Force, lightsabers and the Death Star.

Orange rhubarb cake with hazelnut streusel

This aromatic, fruity breakfast loaf cake is bursting with tangy flavors and topped with a sweet, nutty crunch.

Why Queen biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody' could be a rocking hit

With top-tier talent, the movie about the legendary band has us feeling like champions.

A vacation fit for a genius: Follow Einstein's journey through these 8 countries

Hop aboard as we go globetrotting with the Nobel Prize winner.