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Pleasure To Smell You

By | March 4, 2015

People tend to sniff their mitts after shaking hands with someone of the same sex, suggesting that the traditional greeting may transmit chemosensory signals.


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Chimp Culture Caught on Camera

By | October 1, 2014

Researchers have captured footage of wild chimpanzees teaching each other to use tools, lending support to the idea that humans aren’t the only primates to engage in social learning.


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Behavior Brief

By | August 5, 2013

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research


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Building a Better Network

By | April 23, 2013

NIH Director Francis Collins and colleagues announce plans to create a health-care research network to connect patients, doctors, and clinical researchers.


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Internalizing the Internet

By | January 23, 2013

Online social networks alter how users see themselves and their world.


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The Ultimate Social Data

By | July 26, 2012

Facebook is considering allowing scientists to evaluate its user data without breaching its privacy policies.


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Capsule Reviews

By | April 1, 2012

Consciousness, The Social Conquest of Earth, How Not to Be Eaten, and Horseshoe Crabs and Velvet Worms


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A Peer Review Revolution?

By | January 24, 2012

A new social network provides a novel forum for science publishing and peer review.


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