We're confronted with images and videos of war, racist violence, and more online. Here's how to stay informed while taking care of yourself.
Do mental health apps work? Experts explain the risks, and how to choose one wisely.
When people encounter social robots, they tend to treat them as both machine and character, explains a new paper.
Advisories from the U.S. Surgeon General and the American Psychological Association highlight how social media affect youth mental health.
The more often parents are on their smartphones in front of their kids, the lower the children's emotional intelligence.
Children's media is an important part of building a diverse society.
Instead of bemoaning the ills of social media, we can try to use it in ways that support our relationships, identity, and success in life.
It’s time for the Greater Goodies, honoring movies from the past year that exemplify optimism, love, empathy, and other keys to our well-being.
Our contributors award "Greater Goodies" to the TV shows that helped them to get through the pandemic.
A multidisciplinary team of researchers is discovering what makes some societies more peaceful than others.
Bestselling author Michael Pollan tries to get more out of life by temporarily giving up one of his pleasures.
A new paper explains why videoconferencing exhausts the mind and body and how to protect yourself.
It’s time for the Greater Goodies, honoring movies from one of the most difficult years in living memory.
Our team names the most provocative and influential findings published during this past year.