Conversations between mother and daughter contain more emotional content than conversations mothers have with their sons, according to a new study.
While our culture praises innovation and invention, we owe our greatest successes—including those of the innovator and inventor—to imitation and outright copying.
Listening to your body clock can help you be more alert, soak up new information faster, and generally be more productive, say sleep researchers who study chronobiology.
Should certain organizations be exempt from paying artists a minimum wage? This question becomes difficult to tackle when lines between 'work' and 'play' become blurred. At the same time, some of these institutions are able to get away with paying workers nothing.
IBM's talented and versatile Watson supercomputer is now about to become your own personal health guru. A new app will harness Watson's abilities to allow you to obtain health and fitness advice similar to how you get driving directions from Siri.
A new report seeks to dispel outdated myths about young children and screen exposure. While it's important that screen time isn't used as a replacement for personal contact, the two aren't at all mutually exclusive.
Maintaining both a personal and professional presence online requires both a delicate touch and an understanding that lines are inevitably going to become blurred.
Your Kindle software update may have already updated the fonts and graphics on your device, but did you know that a new feature will now allow you to treat e-books like real books and give you the ability to share them with your family members?
Researchers have long understood that playing action-packed video games can boost one's cognitive and perceptual abilities. A new study claims to have found the reason: These types of video games improve one's ability to learn new tasks. The problem is that a conflicting study claims the exact opposite.
Did you know October was National Bullying Prevention Month? Researchers at Clemson University are finding that campaigns such as NBPM are not reaping the results organizer had hoped.
The United State owns the market on personal data with companies like Facebook and Google. This puts America in a position of power when talking about privacy rights. But that may mean being at odds with the international community.
Why aren't millennials saving money? One reason is that the crippling recession has made the generation distrustful of banks. Another is that they hardly have any money to save, especially after paying down debt.
When prison populations began to surge in the mid-20th century, it changed the entire social dynamic of incarceration. Prison gangs grew out of a need for inmates to organize and defend themselves.
Google has launched "Google Bus Bangladesh," an educational program aimed at teaching 500,000 young Bangladeshis about the internet. Bangladesh is the world's 8th most populous nation yet many of its 157 million people remain offline.
Winter is coming, bringing along with it an icy chill and one more reason not to go to the gym. But there are a few personal strategies and mental hacks you can employee to get yourself geared up for your workout.