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“Human Behavior”

Nov 27, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Justin R. Silverman
Focusing exclusively on work is bad in many ways, from mental illness to alienation from your family.
Nov 24, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Justin R. Silverman
A heaping spoonful of absurd is the norm for people who embrace these oddball pastimes.
Aug 21, 2015 02:40 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A new slackline record was set earlier this month. But slacklining is hardly the only way to set an insane world record.
May 8, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Emily Sohn
Mt. Everest is a natural laboratory that continues to teach scientists lessons about how the body works and why lack of oxygen causes so many problems for climbers and heart failure patients.
Apr 12, 2013 05:01 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
While many ghost hunters may claim to be seriously seeking spirits, folklorists have another term for it: legend tripping. ->
Apr 9, 2013 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Baseball players with wider faces consistently performed better over a season, according to a new study. ->