Facebook is trying to ease the heartache of breaking up.
The words people use on social media can reveal hidden meaning to those who know where to look.
The reason why middle class people are more likely to play music, paint and act has been revealed in a major new study.
A government data warehouse that stores personal information on millions of HealthCare.gov customers is raising privacy concerns at a time when major breaches have become distressingly common.
Males that mate more often are more insecure about their social status than those mating less, according to new research on the behaviour of burying beetles.
If your surname reveals that you descended from the "in" crowd in the England of 1066—the Norman Conquerors—then even now you are more likely than the average Brit to be upper class. To a surprising degree, the social ...
Go to almost any American high school and the elements of teen social networks become quickly apparent: the cliques, the pecking orders, and the varying degrees of self-segregation by race, age, gender, and social status.
Life at opposite ends of primate social hierarchies is linked to specific brain networks, a new Oxford University study has shown.
A recent study by the British Geological Survey, in association with researchers at the University of Leicester, has delved into the bone and tooth chemistry of King Richard III and uncovered fascinating new details about ...
A study of dominance in female baboons suggests that the route to a higher rank is to maintain close ties with mom, and to have lots of supportive sisters.