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“human behavior”

Aug 22, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Reporter James Foley's beheading in the Middle East was part of a long tradition of sending a gruesome message. Continue reading →
Aug 20, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Neanderthals did not really go extinct -- they were simply absorbed into the modern human gene pool of Europeans and Asians.  Continue reading →
Aug 5, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A new dolphin species has just been named, but it figures that we are already killing it--in many cases due to our fear of sharks. Continue reading →
Jul 30, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
A new gene linked to suicide risk, and researchers say the finding could lead to a blood test that predicts a person's risk of attempting suicide.
Jul 25, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
We use nearly all of our brains -- every day -- but understand very little of how our minds work. →
Jul 23, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Want to drive your dog into a jealous rage? Shower another dog with attention. Continue reading →
Jul 15, 2014 12:20 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Getting rid of some habits is as easy as forgetting that you learned them, according to a new study. Continue reading →
Jul 9, 2014 10:23 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
The tribe emerged from the rainforest and approached a group of scientists, though their motivations are unclear.
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