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Feb 3, 2016 11:34 AM ET // Bianca Nogrady, ABC Science Online
Whether we prefer to get up at the crack of dawn or work late into the night may be influenced by genes.
Oct 30, 2015 12:56 PM ET
It turns out that the shape of the brain actually matters, with certain personality traits linked to the size of various areas of our noggins.
Jul 17, 2015 09:06 AM ET
Did your parents ever tell you that listening to angry and aggressive music is bad for you? This study might just prove them wrong.
Jun 16, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Genes may be responsible for more than we think, from how we shop to how we sleep.
Dec 22, 2014 11:37 AM ET
Science has trained its steely eyes on our gift-giving skills and finds them lacking. Even when we know people well, it seems we're still doing it wrong when it comes to buying them the right stuff.
Nov 6, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The sensation some people get of a foreign presence in a room can be recreated in a lab. The research could help patients with schizophrenia. Continue reading →
Oct 2, 2014 02:34 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Sharks, like people, seem either to be incredibly shy, extremely social, or fall somewhere in between. Continue reading →
Jun 17, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Is your personality more like that of a cockroach or an elephant? Find out after reading our list of animals with qualities comparable to those of humans.
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