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Dec 1, 2015 01:39 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
Simply feeling like we're being watched by images of eyes can reduce self-interested behavior.
Dec 1, 2015 09:26 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A firework explodes out of popping joints, according to researchers who have just cracked at least some of the mystery behind knuckle cracking.
Nov 30, 2015 01:49 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
Ahaan Rungta obtained his elementary and high school education exclusively through online courses from MIT. Now he's been accepted into the class of 2019.
Nov 24, 2015 01:57 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Two presidential candidates have claimed they saw American Muslims cheering after the 9/11 attacks. They did not, but there are psychological reasons they may have thought they did.
Nov 24, 2015 12:59 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
The U.K. government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation are creating a 1 billion pound fund to combat malaria and other fast-spreading infections diseases. →
Nov 23, 2015 08:37 AM ET // Emily Sohn
Fear of 'others' is a deeply human experience that tends to intensify under threatening conditions.
Nov 20, 2015 09:35 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Sex strikes, as the one portrayed in a new Spike Lee film, have had a long history, albeit with mixed results.
Nov 27, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
What separates the run-of-the-mill impulse buyer from the compulsive shopper?
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