But that notion is completely wrong, according to psychologist Emma Seppala, science director of the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education at Stanford University. As Seppala explains
The country is so committed to building design that late leader Kim Jong Il wrote 340 pages about it. Is it a movie set? Is it a model home? No, it's North Korea. When London-based architecture critic
Climatologists dismissed the science behind “The Day After Tomorrow.” Eleven years later, it’s not so improbable Michael T. Klare October 9, 2015 8:00am (UTC) This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.
Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful. This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.
You may think you have a good sense of exactly how big Earth is compared to the other planets in our solar system. But clever new illustrations by John Brady, founder of the website Astronomy Central,
We may look like our mothers but our genes have more in common with the paternal line, study finds It is good news for put-upon husbands who fear their wife will turn out like their mother-in-law: scientists
An artist set out to find the answer—by tracking down and photographing every one of her social-media connections. Editor of the New York Times Book Review Pamela Paul’s recent column “How to Be Liked
They have mastered the art of poker, helped write a cookbook and can cope with a basic conversation. The decision by a Japanese bank to staff their frontdesk with a bevy of robots is just the latest in
Eating porridge, brown rice or corn each day could protect the heart against disease, Harvard University has found A small bowl of porridge each day could be the key to a long and healthy life, after major
(CNN) — Let me say at the start that there is no way around the topic of nakedness in front of your children without getting personal and slightly uncomfortable. I'm already feeling somewhat tense as type
Scientists Analyze Public Leaders’ Voices to Discover the Basis for Charisma Scientists are tuning in on the power of the spoken word, seeking the secrets of charisma. By analyzing the harmonics of pitch,
A tiny dinosaur about the size of a house cat was recently discovered in South Korea. The dinosaur's fossilized remains span about 11 inches, but scientists told Korea JoongAng Daily that it was likely
(Reuters) - Two South African toddlers accidentally swapped on the day they were born should stay with the families who raised them and not be returned to their biological parents, a court-appointed expert