Human Sciences

Silence is golden when it comes to how our brains ...

Medicine
AUGUSTA, Ga. (June 18, 2018) – It’s the comparative silence between the firing spikes of neurons that ...

Making mistakes while studying actually helps you learn better

Antropology
When learning something new, there are instances where trial and error helps rather than hinders, according to ...

Honey may reduce injury in children who have swallowed button ...

Medicine
Ingestion of button batteries, which are frequently found in the household setting, can rapidly lead to caustic ...

As mystery deepens over the cause of Alzheimer’s, a UB ...

Medicine
BUFFALO, N.Y. — For more than 20 years, much of the leading research on Alzheimer’s disease has ...

Women’s preference for masculine faces not linked with hormones

Antropology
  Data from almost 600 participants show that women’s perceptions of male attractiveness do not vary according ...

Millennials aren’t getting the message about sun safety and the ...

Medicine
BEND, Ore. – Many millennials lack knowledge about the importance of sunscreen and continue to tan outdoors ...

Voters make choices based on looks — but this doesn’t ...

Antropology
Voters are wrong to think they can pick the best politician based on their looks, according to ...

When politics affects demography: How erdogan has brought 10% more ...

Antropology
  In the early 2000s Turkey was a country in full demographic transition. Fertility rates had dropped ...

Who’s smarter in the classroom — men or women?

Antropology
  If you believe it, you can achieve it. You’ve probably heard this motivational phrase more than ...

People use emotion to persuade, even when it could backfire

Antropology
We intuitively use more emotional language to enhance our powers of persuasion, according to research published in ...