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Stories by Daisy Yuhas

Gorilla's Hum Is a Do-Not-Disturb Sign

If a socially prominent gorilla is in the midst of a meal, it may hum or sing to tell others nearby that it's busy at the moment and will get back to you later.  

February 29, 2016 — Steve Mirsky and Daisy Yuhas

Why So Many People Have Pets

People have an innate interest in other species, but we like having pets for a variety of social reasons

September 1, 2015 — Daisy Yuhas

Is Lying a Good Strategy?

A new documentary film presents the science behind when and why people lie. Daisy Yuhas reports

June 11, 2015 — Daisy Yuhas

Is Lying Rational?

A new film presents the science behind when and why people lie.

June 5, 2015 — Eliene Augenbraun, Daisy Yuhas and Benjamin Meyers

Why Do We Have Pets?

Humans have an innate interest in other species, but we like having animals around for a variety of social reasons

April 9, 2015 — Daisy Yuhas

Big Parental Control May Stunt Kid Assertiveness

Young adults who’d had highly controlling parents were less able to stress their own viewpoints to a friend or partner in confident and productive ways. Daisy Yuhas reports

 

November 3, 2014 — Daisy Yuhas