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Neurologist Oliver Sacks talks with Ira about vision, the brain, and how the two can work together -- or can work against each other.
With no shortage of special effects, a new four-part TV series looks at big questions in cosmology.
Cormac McCarthy, Werner Herzog, and Lawrence Krauss discuss science as inspiration for art.
E.O. Wilson discusses evolution and natural selection in The Social Conquest of Earth.
In his new book, neuroscientist Eric Kandel writes of artists and scientists in 20th-century Vienna.
Doctor Jordan Metzl says specific cardio and strength training regimens can trea...
Exercise scientists Tamara Hew-Butler and Greg Whyte talk about how the body cha...
Can regular mental exercise help slow down the progress of dementia?
Can exercise help keep aging brains healthy?
New York Times science writer William Broad’s book investigates popular health c...
Could popping a pill turn a couch potato into a long-distance runner?