Generally speaking, language processing is a job for the brain's left hemisphere. That's true whether that language is spoken, written, or signed. But researchers reporting in the Cell Press journal Current Biology on August ...
Languages are constantly evolving—and grammar is no exception. The way in which the brain processes language triggers adjustments. If the brain has to exert itself too much to cope with difficult case constructions, it ...
No historical record may capture the nation's changing political consciousness better than the president's State of the Union address, delivered each year except one since 1790.
If the thought of a math test makes you break out in a cold sweat, Mom or Dad may be partly to blame, according to new research from the University of Chicago.
When political candidates give a speech or debate an opponent, it's not just what they say that matters—it's also how they say it.
For generations, passionate kisses immortalized in movies, songs and the arts have served as a thermometer of romantic affection.
Aristotle may have been more on the money than he realised in saying man is a political animal, according to research published Wednesday linking genes with liberal or conservative leanings.