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Both bats and humans test out talking as infants
Greater Sac-winged bat pups have their own version of baby talk.
10 tips for making your group chats less terrible
Stay in contact with your college friends, kickball team, and siblings without sometimes wanting to throw your phone away.
How to talk to your vaccine-hesitant friends and family
Having the tough conversations is important.
Custom vibrations and other ways to shake up your smartphone messages
Do more with your favorite communication apps.
Puppies are born ready to communicate with people
We have pups at "hello."
Even from inside their shells and wombs, embryos are listening
It's surprisingly common for developing animals to listen and adapt to the outside world.
Phone anxiety is real—and solvable
Does your heart start racing when you hear the phone ring?
The new COVID-19 team has a lot of work to do. Here’s how they should start.
They’re inheriting a mess, but they can turn this ship around.
Old text messages are letting people chat with the dead
In giving voice to the digital ghosts of the deceased, chatbots are trying to succeed where memories and mementos fail.
The truth about reading body language
There’s no real-life Pinocchio’s nose for liars.