Human Nature Archive
09 April 2013, 11:08 AM ET
Two sociologists weigh in on why we're obsessed with our own demise.
08 April 2013, 01:43 PM ET
Gelada monkey sounds could be an evolutionary step toward human language.
08 April 2013, 12:44 PM ET
A peek inside the notoriously reclusive nation.
08 April 2013, 11:51 AM ET
Forensic scientists will investigate claims that the Nobel laureate was poisoned 40 years ago.
07 April 2013, 01:00 AM ET
Check out what we found for you this week — the breath of ancient life, dark matter discovered, dream-reading computers and so much more. Click on to see it all.
06 April 2013, 12:24 PM ET
This week we found a gigantic tarantula, a decline in the vole population, a mimicking monkeys and so much more. Check these out!
05 April 2013, 08:08 PM ET
Facts about North Korea gleaned from peeks inside the reclusive nation.
05 April 2013, 06:23 PM ET
Will new science standards fix old problems?
05 April 2013, 05:41 PM ET
Mathematician Manjul Bhargava thinks of his field as art, not science.
05 April 2013, 05:26 PM ET
Brain map has value, but is it the best investment?
05 April 2013, 01:25 PM ET
Mathematician Fred Roberts applies math to a wide range of real-world problems.
05 April 2013, 12:21 PM ET
Real-world research set the tone for these students' futures.
04 April 2013, 05:59 PM ET
A study challenges the notion that women are much more likely to want to have children than men.
04 April 2013, 04:32 PM ET
Gold, silver and pearls were among the ship's treasures.
04 April 2013, 04:02 PM ET
College graduates are having a hard time finding jobs that fully utilize their skills.
04 April 2013, 09:50 AM ET
The flowering trees hold a special place in Japanese tradition.
03 April 2013, 04:59 PM ET
From ultra-right survivalists to liberal malcontents, there's a Stealth Wear piece for everyone.
03 April 2013, 02:43 PM ET
From Cadillac and Bentley to Kia and Toyota, car makers say the recession was a chance to regroup and rethink their brand positions.
03 April 2013, 02:38 PM ET
Considering the state of the economy, you might be surprised to learn which profession purports to be the happiest...
03 April 2013, 09:43 AM ET
'Retail therapy' is a real phenomenon and Americans, especially women, use it to feel better about their lives.
02 April 2013, 05:02 PM ET
And consumers are willing to pay a great deal more for those supposed benefits.
02 April 2013, 05:00 PM ET
As overall murders decline, South African women are no less likely to be killed by intimate partners.
02 April 2013, 04:00 PM ET
Party schools could be shortchanging some of their undergrads.
02 April 2013, 10:13 AM ET
Dancing may come naturally to (some) humans, but it doesn't quite have a parallel in the animal kingdom. A sea lion named Ronan is the first non-human mammal to show she can move to the rhythm of a song.
01 April 2013, 05:52 PM ET
From significant to nature versus nurture, here are seven misused scientific terms that drive scientists up the wall.