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Dec 5, 2014 06:35 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Many companies offer programs to help keep your mind sharp -- but do they work?
Nov 3, 2014 12:02 PM ET
With a plethora of brain games on the market, promising all manner of cognitive improvements, a group of scientists has signed a letter expressing its doubts. The scientists argue the brain isn't improving in the way game makers suggest it will.
Oct 24, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Ouija, the mysterious oracle, has mystified many for decades, apparently contacting the dead. How does it work? Continue reading →
Jun 11, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Richard Farrell
From early pig bladders to high-tech wonders, the colorful sphere that makes soccer possible has seen plenty of changes over the course of centuries.
Jul 17, 2013 07:25 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
As crazy as it sounds, a virtual space station can cost as much as a real house. Continue reading →
Jun 6, 2013 12:05 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Did a Florida woman really lose $590 million by letting a stranger ahead of her in the lottery line? Continue reading →
Oct 27, 2011 04:20 PM ET // Erik Trinidad
If you're of a particular demographic (mostly male, 18-45), chances are you know about the highly-anticipated adventure game coming to Sony's PlayStation3 next week, Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception. The third installment of this cinematic and critically-acclaimed shooter/puzzle solver series is a cu...
Mar 30, 2012 09:41 PM ET // Stephanie Pearson
Just in time for April Fool's Day, we bring you the best You Tube has to offer where it comes to the funny, idiotic, ingenious, and just plain cruel. Whether you're a practical joker or just enjoy watching others' people fear, pain, and sick humor, the following pranks have one thing in common: The...
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