Stress and Your Heart
Stress caused by traumatic life events may increase risk of heart attack in women.
Rent-a-Foreigner in China
In this short documentary, housing developers in China hire ordinary foreigners to pose as celebrities, boosting flagging property sales.
Scenes From the Unrest in Baltimore
A turbulent day in Baltimore ended with rioting by rock-throwing youths and a call to end the violence by religious leaders and the mother of Fredd...
Fear and Limbo in Katmandu
Since Saturday’s earthquake, tens of thousands in Katmandu have slept outside, wary of aftershocks and the threat of collapsing buildings.
Concussion and Memory
Gender may play a role in how well you recover from concussion, new study finds.
In Performance: Fleming and Sills
Renée Fleming and Douglas Sills in a scene from “Living on Love,” Joe DiPietro’s new comedy about an opera diva and her egomaniacal husband. The sh...
Katmandu: Before the Quake
Katmandu’s ancient sites were woven into the vibrant social and religious fabric of the city. Made of brick and timber, many of these iconic buildi...
Remember Llama Drama? These Folks Do
A retirement community in Sun City, Ariz., was a focus of Internet attention in February, when two llamas escaped after a visit. Residents fondly r...
Devastation in Katmandu
A deadly earthquake shook Nepal on Saturday near its capital, Katmandu, and set off avalanches around Mount Everest.
Faster, Stronger and Cheaper
China faces rising labor costs and a shortage of workers. But a government project called “replacing humans with robots” is trying to change the fa...
Hubble Reflects the Cosmos
After 25 years, the Hubble Space Telescope is still surprising us. Hubble has been called the most important advance in astronomy since Galileo, an...