Who Knew?

Who Knew?

Fascinating insights from researchers around the world.

Teens: The Joyride Cure

Teenage foolhardiness may be dangerous, but it's also socially vital—and malleable.

Two Is the Girliest Number

We give everything a gender—even when doing so doesn't make much sense.

Everyday Fortune-Tellers

Turns out we can get better at predicting our future.

Kid Think

Can teachers intercept children's naive intuitions before they take permanent root?

News: Insomnia, Fear and Perception

How to get better sleep, appreciate art and find your keys.

Telling White Lies Comes With a Price

What you don't know about white lies can harm you

25 Surprising Facts About Psychology

Who says psychology is all common sense?

Born With a Preference for Two Languages

Newborn infants are attuned to their bilingual mothers' languages.

7 Surprising Facts About Animals (And Us)

Having fur doesn't preclude being moral.

Why Time Flies As You Age

Why does time seem to fly by the older you get? Why are "firsts" so memorable?

Are You Hypnotizable?

Your brain and hypnotic suggestibility