Just Smiling Is Enough to Make People Happier, Study Says

When people get happy, they often smile. New research shows that when people smile, on the other hand, they get happy. But do they?

Your Airline Seat Is Going to Get Tinier

Among the most frequent complaints about air travel is that seats get smaller and so does the distance between seats. That is about to get worse.

Hospital Patients Are Spreading Superbugs

Doctors, nurses, and other hospital workers wash their hands thoroughly and often to avoid spreading germs. According to a new study from the University...

10 Most Kid-Friendly Airports in the US

Ah, going away with the kids…The actual travel experience is probably the most stressful part of vacationing with the youngest members of the family. Before...

This Is Why There Are No Wild Elephants in America

If you live in the United States and you want to see or even interact with elephants, your best bet will be a zoo...

This Is Why April 15 Is the Last Day to File...

Don’t look now, but Tax Day is just around the corner. The hard, IRS-enforced income-tax return deadline leaves perennial procrastinators scrambling every year --...

This Is What You Should Do for a Better Night’s Sleep

Can't sleep? You're one of three adult Americans who do got enough sleep, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Sleep is...

House Cats in Los Angeles Are in Serious Danger

The Humane Society of the United States warns that, while coyotes typically feed on such small mammals as rabbits and mice, they also sometimes...

The Best Foods for Your Gut Health

First there was Atkins diet, then keto, and a range of raw and other dietary fads. These days, gut health is all the rage....

The Most Threatened Animals in Every State

Humankind has not been all that kind to the animals that share our planet. We have hunted and encroached on the habitat of many...