Human Nature Archive
13 June 2013, 05:18 PM ET
This Father's Day, learn why dads matter.
13 June 2013, 05:04 PM ET
Unbearable psychological pain and hopelessness, not impulsivity, were the main motivators for people attempting suicide.
13 June 2013, 05:00 PM ET
A new study suggests that human women evolved to go through menopause because men have consistently preferred younger women as mates.
13 June 2013, 04:00 PM ET
Unlike introverts, extroverts associate feel-good chemicals with their environments, new research suggests.
13 June 2013, 12:46 PM ET
Can people train themselves to be better multitaskers? Experts say it's unlikely.
13 June 2013, 12:25 PM ET
Paranoia is a continuum.
13 June 2013, 06:45 AM ET
If you think the boss wants you gone, here are some red flags to look for, and what you can do to fix the situation.
13 June 2013, 06:41 AM ET
In today's evolving work environment, employees aren't only working from home, they're also "homing from work," new research shows.
13 June 2013, 06:39 AM ET
Depending on your major, you will be paying off your student loan debt for a long time to come.
12 June 2013, 05:06 PM ET
Certain language sounds are more common in high altitude regions.
12 June 2013, 05:00 PM ET
10-month-olds reach out to bully victims.
12 June 2013, 03:35 PM ET
A video of a blue ball 'bullying' a yellow cube used in a study which found that babies prefer the victims of such interactions, suggesting that sympathy develops at as young as 10 months of age.
12 June 2013, 11:36 AM ET
In-car, voice-activated devices can overload motorists' attention, AAA warns.
11 June 2013, 06:30 PM ET
Basic personality traits could explain some reactions to NSA surveillance news.
11 June 2013, 08:41 AM ET
After nearly a decade of hosting the popular television show "Dirty Jobs," Mike Rowe is leveraging his reputation as a man who's not afraid to get his hands dirty.
11 June 2013, 08:38 AM ET
A study from Baylor University finds that entrepreneurs pray a lot more often than regular working folks.
10 June 2013, 05:04 PM ET
Edward Snowden cited his conscience for whistle-blowing on the NSA, but maybe it was really payback.
10 June 2013, 03:00 PM ET
Modern humans likely didn't reach India until well after the massive Mt. Toba eruption.
10 June 2013, 03:00 PM ET
Study reveals hints to evolution of social abilities.
10 June 2013, 10:21 AM ET
It might be safer to call a cab than to rely on your friends after a night of drinking.
10 June 2013, 07:45 AM ET
Meet Phil Pritchard, one of the four keepers of the Stanley Cup.
09 June 2013, 07:30 AM ET
Quantum entanglement, treasure in the Great Pyramid and a thought-powered helicopter round out our cool science this week. Click on to see them all.
08 June 2013, 08:52 AM ET
Suicidal comets used to probe the sun, rats discovered on Mar and primates new and old made our top images this week. Check these out!
07 June 2013, 06:56 PM ET
What can fix China's growing traffic nightmare?
07 June 2013, 02:15 PM ET
In countries worldwide, witch hunts remain a dark reality.