Alaa Mohammed

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The emotional life of men: 'you'll be right' isn't enough anymore

We have grown up into a society in which males fear sharing emotion with one another, and we continue to teach boys that emotion is not okay<p>I love my father. He’s kind and caring.<p>He grew up in a rural family of boys. He learnt from his father, who in turn learnt from his father, that expressing …

Why Social Media Makes Life More Hectic And Anti-Social In China

A common sight here in Hong Kong and elsewhere in China, is a group of friends at a café – or even a romantic couple at a fine restaurant – individually absorbed by their mobile phones, not speaking a word to each other.<p>New research on social media usage in China shows that more people view their …

Public Relations

Evidence Found for Undiscovered Comet That May Threaten Earth

<i>This story was updated at 6:10 p.m. EDT.</i><p>A surprise meteor shower spotted in February was likely caused by cosmic "bread crumbs" dropped by an …

Astronomy

Brains of Introverts Reveal Why They Prefer Being Alone

Human faces may hold more meaning for socially outgoing individuals than for their more introverted counterparts, a new study suggests.<p>The results …

Psychology

Hear The Solar System Make Sweet, Beautiful Music

Pondering “what does the solar system sound like?” seems akin to a tree-falling-in-the-woods rhetorical question. But for visual designer Luke Twyman it’s an opportunity to have a little fun with astronomy and music.<p>SolarBeat is an addictive and oddly soothing web application that uses the orbital …