Top stars picked in alien search
A US astronomer has drawn up a shortlist of the stars most likely to harbour intelligent life.
Revealed why we like TV soaps
The possible reason: Finding out other people’s private lives and interactions is a key survival mechanism.
Homo sapiens is a species that lives in groups, so it is essential for individuals to learn what other members of the tribe are up to and what this means in terms of risks and […]
New Scientist Breaking News – Teens gain valuable social skills online
Instead of steering them away from their computers, parents should recognise that teenagers sharpen important social skills online, say psychologists and anthropologists studying internet behaviour.