In some cultures, birthmarks are thought to be connected to aspects of a person's previous life.
Maharashtra has imposed the new law in response to the recent killing of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar.
The process of banishing superstitious belief in China has proven to be more difficult than expected.
Age-related learning difficulties could be attributed to the fact that we simply run out of memory space.
DARPA is reaching out to the research community to help overcome difficulties in making this a reality.
New research suggests that people may be better off answering difficult questions by themselves.
A new alarm clock has been invented to make things more difficult for those who love the snooze button.
Scientists at MIT have created a special suit that simulates the physical difficulties of old age.
The Jurupa Oak is so old that it was alive during the last Ice Age and before human agriculture.
Legends and stories of monsters in different cultures around the world are surprisingly similar.
The limits of the human mind may make future discoveries more and more difficult, warn scientists.
A computer scientist has solved one of the most difficult and complex mathematics problems in the world.
While Mars might still be a little too difficult to reach the tiny moon Phobos could offer the perfect destination for a future mission.
Aliens have been portrayed in both science fiction and popular culture for years, but what would a real alien look like ?
A 20-year-old Briton who shares the name of the fictional boy wizard Harry Potter and who even has a scar on his forehea...
People from different cultures read facial expressions differently a new study has suggested. People from East Asia for ...
A huge ornately carved stone altar has been unearthed during excavations at a Roman fort in England. The relic weighs in...
A new branch of archaeology has been established to better understand human evolution by studying the material culture o...
Scientists say they have located the area of the brain that controls religious faith. It has been suggested that belief ...
Anthony North returns with another 'Beyond the Blog', this time he's taking a look in to the area of the occult....