Since the 1950s, research suggests, we have become more and more distanced from nature and its life-giving benefits.
Humor researcher Thomas Ford explores how disparaging humor increases prejudice—and what we can do to laugh together again.
A sense of purpose makes us physically and psychologically stronger. But what if your purpose is hateful and destructive?
Psychologist Kate Russo unpacks the human response to a total solar eclipse.
A complex new study strengthens the case for racially balanced schools—and uncovers additional advantages for students of all ethnicities.
The backlash against protests by Colin Kaepernick and other athletes raises scientific questions about body language, power, and group dynamics.