Science is a mirror that reveals sometimes hidden, often unexpected and always astounding insights into everyday things and human life. Here we explore everything you always wanted to know about holidays, food, art, music, books, games, TV, film, education, urban life and crime — as well as human history, archaeology and anthropology.
Researchers find that complex cultural practices tend to proliferate in more niche groups.
New theory views lullabies as a signal to babies that parents are giving all they can.
With gene editing technology, newly discovered mutations may become tools for boosting booze flavor.
Why you shouldn’t throw your Jack-o-lantern guts away.