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“human behavior”

Apr 27, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Humans were both hunters and the hunted 500,000 years ago, suggests the gory remains of one unfortunate individual. Continue reading →
Apr 26, 2016 02:52 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A woman was killed while seeking a legendary monster in Kentucky, revealing the dangers of legend-tripping. Continue reading →
Apr 13, 2016 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
LSD replaces one illusion with another, according to the first detailed look at how this psychedelic drug alters brain function.
Apr 12, 2016 03:31 PM ET // AFP
Havoc caused by sexually transmitted diseases convinced our ancestors it would be better to mate for life. Continue reading →
Apr 12, 2016 12:06 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Similar to how migrating Europeans spread disease to Native Americans, it appears that humans from Africa spread disease to Native Europeans and Asians.
Apr 6, 2016 05:43 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A newly-named law school changed its name to avoid an embarrassing acronym, only one of many organization to do so. Continue reading →
Apr 6, 2016 04:00 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
A study finds that people respond to robots in a primitive, social way. Continue reading →
Mar 29, 2016 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Protein-based Paleo diets aren’t for everyone, suggests research that finds some people are actually hardwired to stick to veggies.
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