Rural coal-mining families show resilience against divorce when faced with the economic downturns common in the industry, a new study suggests.
A study of a Lake Erie wetland suggests that scientists have vastly underestimated the number of places methane-producing microbes can survive—and, as a result, today's global climate models may be misjudging the amount ...
An experimental "golden" potato could hold the power to prevent disease and death in developing countries where residents rely heavily upon the starchy food for sustenance, new research suggests.
Researchers studying a protein that causes a hereditary degenerative brain disease in humans have discovered that the human, mouse and hamster forms of the protein, which have nearly identical amino acid sequences, exhibit ...
A study of one Texas school district reveals one of the best evidence-based ways ever found to close the educational achievement gap between black and white students.
Upwardly mobile blacks and Hispanics are more likely to experience racial discrimination than their socioeconomically stable peers, new research has found.
When it comes to judging the fairness of electoral districts, we can't believe our eyes.
Here's something both you and your boss can agree on: Workplace teams are better when they include your friends.
For the first time, researchers have evidence of exactly what dads are doing while moms are taking care of housework or tending to their child.
The men who were tried for their role in the 1994 Rwandan genocide that killed up to 1 million people want you to know that they're actually very good people.