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Love Makes Things Taste Sweeter

Writing about love made students rank candy and water as sweeter-tasting than writing about jealousy or other topics

January 24, 2014 — Stephanie Pappas and LiveScience

How Men's Brains Are Wired Differently than Women's

Male brains have more connections within hemispheres to optimize motor skills, whereas female brains are more connected between hemispheres to combine analytical and intuitive thinking

December 2, 2013 — Tanya Lewis and LiveScience

What 11 Billion People Mean for Disease Outbreaks

The explosive growth of the human population—from 2.5 billion to 6 billion since the second half of the 20th century—may have already started changing how infectious diseases emerge

November 26, 2013 — Bahar Gholipour and LiveScience

Why Seahorses Are Shaped like Horses

Their overall shape makes them one of the slowest swimmers on the planet. Still, they are unexpectedly effective at capturing prey

November 26, 2013 — Charles Q. Choi and LiveScience
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