Nikolaas Tinbergen's concept of "supernormal stimulus" explains why humans are attracted to a heightened version of reality.
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New research from the University of Granada found that stress could help determine sex.
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User-driven sites lead to user-based bias.
A new study shows that beauty standards affect whether or not accusers are believed.
No, being interested in BDSM does not mean you had a traumatic childhood.
She's the reason you're able to work and chat from home.
The pieces don't represent an army, they stand in for the Western social order.
A study of the Mosuo women, known for their matriarchy, suggests that gender roles can influence our health outcomes.
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Turns out gender assumptions have been going on for quite some time.
The ability to speak up and ask will give these future leaders a much needed boost.
'Little kids, little problems; big kids, big problems.'
A new survey also found that women executives believe imposter syndrome to be common among women in corporate America.
43% of people think they can get a sense of someone's personality by their picture.
Positive, romantic thoughts could produce positive, romantic outcomes while dating.
Dominique Crenn, the only female chef in America with three Michelin stars, joins Big Think Live.
Big Think co-founder and CEO Victoria Brown breaks down the process of transitioning from founder to boss in her new book, Digital Goddess.
Science has been male-biased far too long.