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This Hip Hop song linked to fewer suicides in the US

In a new study from the Medical University of Vienna, researchers found wide-scale public attention to the song "1-800-273-8255" by American hip hop artist...

This 2,700-year-old leather armor proves technology transfer happened in antiquity

Researchers at the University of Zurich have investigated a unique leather scale armor found in the tomb of a horse rider in Northwest China. Design...

Squid Game highlights plight of workers sacrificed for nation’s economic gain

Critics have noted that Squid Game is a critique of capitalism and inequality. Creator Hwang Dong-Hyuk has said it’s about how people go deeply into...

Extroverted people may have better financial outcomes, shows study

You might think the way you approach money is based on financial advice or past experiences, but new research from the University of Georgia...

Dark side of Black Friday: the major drawbacks with this shopping bonanza

Black Friday is upon us again. It’s one of the biggest shopping events of the year, although there are mixed signals about how successful it...

The science behind cooking a delicious Thanksgiving meal

Thanksgiving is a time when many Americans pull out their boxes of recipes from generations of family members, but one thing that may not...

Social media linked to higher depression risk, study finds

In a new study from Massachusetts General Hospital, researchers found links between the use of social media and depression. On one hand, social media is a way...

Why do frozen turkeys explode when deep-fried

Deep-frying a turkey is a great way to get a delicious, moist meal for Thanksgiving. But this method of cooking can be a very dangerous...

Safe Thanksgiving playbook as new COVID surge expected

As the U.S. braces for a new surge of COVID-19 cases expected to start hitting around Thanksgiving, Northwestern Medicine experts offer a playbook to...

What to expect at Biden-Xi virtual summit

When President Joe Biden meets with his Chinese counterpart President Xi Jinping next week, they will both want to show the world that the...