Nerdwriter picks apart one of Louis’ jokes to understand how he structures them.
In Iceland, teenage smoking, drinking and drug use have been radically cut in the past 20 years. How they did it, and why other countries won’t follow suit.
Carol Pilon is one of a handful people on Earth who risk their lives by performing on the wings of airplanes flying 150 miles an hour hundreds of feet above the ground.
Nearly 15 million people and counting have watched a three-minute drone video that shows a stretch of road in a remote area of Western Australia being paved and no one really knows why.
When Justin Trudeau said ‘there is no core identity, no mainstream in Canada’, he was articulating a uniquely Canadian philosophy that some find bewildering, even reckless – but could represent a radical new model of nationhood.
The Countess of Castiglione was obsessed with her own beauty, and meticulously art directed hundreds of portraits of herself over the course of her life.
Raymond Loewy, the father of industrial design, believed that consumers are torn between a curiosity about new things and a fear of anything too new.
Milk has been part of the human diet for thousands of years – but what does the latest research say about whether we can safely consume diary?
The Mosul Dam is failing. A breach would cause a colossal wave that could kill as many as a million and a half people.
Through DNA editing, researchers hope to alter the genetic destiny of species and eliminate diseases.
There is a long-standing idea that it is because we walk upright, but new research suggests that might not be the whole story.