While the Dutch keep growing taller, people in the United States appear to be shrinking. The findings of a new study may explain.
Some of us are tall, some of us short, some just average height. Clearly, save the occasional exception, our species seems to have hit a height, er, ceiling? What keeps us from being fee-fi-fo-fumming giants?
New research shows that while tall men get married younger, short men stay married longer. Continue reading →
Thanks to the long arm of genetics, short men got plenty of reasons to live -- longer!
Smaller people expend more energy when walking because they have shorter strides than taller people.