For more than a century, scientists have debated why people in different parts of the world eat different foods, follow different social norms and believe in different origin stories.
Putting more green space around an elementary school may help students develop some mental abilities, a study suggests.
It should go without saying that science should dictate how we respond to science denial. So what does scientific research tell us?
The nonprofit organization behind the SAT college entrance exam has teamed up with a Silicon Valley pioneer in online education to make test preparation materials available for free starting Tuesday, a move aimed at making ...
Both men and women are more likely to cheat on their spouses the more economically dependent they are on them, according to a new study.
Rich and poor countries could see "enormous" economic benefits from reducing youth unemployment by ensuring all youngsters have basic reading, maths and science skills, the OECD said Wednesday.
People who post Facebook status updates about their romantic partner are more likely to have low self-esteem, while those who brag about diets, exercise, and accomplishments are typically narcissists, according to new research.
High levels of social media activity can be used to forecast increases in protest participation – but successful prediction may depend on location, a study has found.
As social creatures, we tend to mimic each other's posture, laughter, and other behaviors, including how we speak. Now a new study shows that people with similar views tend to more closely mirror, or align, each other's speech ...