A new study suggests that socializing is always tiring, regardless of personality.
A study looks at how phone snubbing—“phubbing”—becomes socially acceptable.
Feeling in control of your life is good for you, but it can also lead to heartbreak over mistakes and lost opportunities.
The news often portrays people with psychiatric disorders as a danger to others, when suicide is the much greater risk.
Suicide and drug overdoses are among the possible culprits.
The upcoming 2016 games in Rio de Janeiro have sparked a debate about how much risk is too much.
A new analysis of data from the outbreak in Brazil
The originally peaceful building blocks have added more and more weapons since they were introduced.
How do you account for taste?
Food customization is more than a craze in America—it's a reflection of identity.
A new study of different countries' slumber habits hints at how culture shapes bedtimes.
New data plumbs more than 4,000 stories for insights into life’s random surprises.
A new philosophy of a complicated relationship
The virus has been detected in Aedes albopictus, which has a larger range than Aedes aegypti, but bites humans less.
A review of the available research finds that physical punishment is significantly linked to bad outcomes for kids.
A new study suggests yes, but it depends on the relationship.
An exploration of syndromes that are unique to particular cultures.
During longer space missions, some may prefer to suppress their periods entirely.
As lifespan increases, Americans—particularly younger Americans—spend more time in poor health.
What it means when an outbreak’s worst effects occur in the long-term.