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“human behavior”

Jun 4, 2014 11:51 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The oldest known pants, just discovered in China, were surprisingly stylish in addition to being functional. Continue reading →
May 19, 2014 02:38 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An albino woman in Africa was murdered so that her body parts could be used in magic spells. And she's not the only one. Continue reading →
Mar 27, 2014 09:50 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
'Sex sells' is a well-known axiom when it comes to product advertising, but does it also apply when marketing a movement?
Mar 10, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Showing large eyes and gaping mouths, 9,000-year-old limestone masks are the most ancient human portraits from Stone Age. Continue reading →
Mar 6, 2014 03:31 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A shocking war manual describes putting timed explosives onto birds and cats in order to 'set fire to a castle or city which you can't get at otherwise.' Continue reading →
Jan 27, 2014 07:48 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Colorado high school student intentionally set himself on fire. Outside of the United States, self-immolation accounts for a surprising number of suicides. Continue reading →
Jan 9, 2014 03:40 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
As the alleged shooter's trial approaches, it appears that the media got it wrong. Continue reading →
Jan 8, 2014 04:50 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Famous last wishes -- including those of William Shakespeare and the privateer Sir Francis Drake -- are published online for the first time. Continue reading →
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