Research shows that those who spend more time speaking tend to emerge as the leaders of groups, regardless of their intelligence.
Anger and silence are the two worst reactions.
Linguists discover 30 sounds that may have allowed communication before words existed.
Digitized logbooks from the 1800s reveal a steep decline in strike rate for whalers.
New studies show that some people can hear and respond to questions while dreaming.
Learn beginner to advanced ASL signs while gaining a better understanding of the deaf culture and community.
A new paper explores how noise from human activities pollutes the oceans, and what we can do to fix it.
A new study found that words are more accurately heard when accompanied by hand gestures.
From making their own swabs to staying in constant communication across the board, Northwell Health dove headfirst into uncharted waters to take on the virus and save lives.
Researchers devise a record-breaking laser transmission that avoids atmospheric interference.
When someone is lying to you personally, you may be able to see what they're doing.
Other cultures can differ greatly from your own, but there are commonalties in the way we express emotions.
Experts plead with Americans to keep gatherings limited this Thanksgiving, while families devise new ways to celebrate the holidays.
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Social media seems to stress some people out. Maybe its time for a break?
Distancing doesn't have to mean distant.
Scientists confirm that slow blinks are an effective way to connect with a cat.
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