One theory scientists have is that the languages you speak affect how you perceive the world.
Recent studies show for people who are truly fans, their brains consider their fandom as a relationship akin to a friendship.
People are predisposed to think animals with "infantile features" are cute.
In some occupations, the more highly skilled employees are more likely to make mistakes after being interrupted.
Quiz: What comes before P in the alphabet? Unless you are particularly good at remembering sequences, you probably sang yourself a little song, but why?
The same human capacity for making sense out of the jumbled data of experience also makes us easily fooled.
As it turns out, not everyone loves music. How is this possible?
Sounds like 'baba' and 'dada' are common to hear from a six-month old. This is the genesis of sophisticated human speech.
In spite of recent research on the subject, when and how babies learn sympathy is still something of a scientific mystery.