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Science Confirms The Obvious: Americans Are Selfish
We're less motivated to do something challenging if it benefits the common good.
Science Confirms The Obvious: Teenagers Take More Risks Than Adults
But not because they're just more attracted to danger
Science Confirms the Obvious: Literature is Good for Your Brain
Reading might make you smarter, but it also gives your brain a cognitive workout that it doesn't otherwise get
The 10 Best Quotes From the Study That Proves Cereal Tastes Better With Milk Than Water
But how does it taste with other fluids? Grapefruit juice? Motor oil? Liquid nitrogen?
Science Confirms the Obvious: Ten Studies That Make You Say “Duh”
It might seem silly to investigate whether people are happier on the weekend, but behind such truisms are revelations about our brains, our behavior and our environment. Here we round up the year's most outwardly obvious scientific studies
Science Confirms the Obvious: People Wash Their Hands More When They’re Watched
A new public health study released just in time for Global Handwashing Day (today!) offers not one but two gems...
Science Confirms the Obvious
It takes real proof to back up even the simplest theories--these 10 studies show that the obvious can have not-so-obvious implications
Obesity Caused by Eating Too Much
Stay tuned for next week's earth-shaking study: obesity linked to weight gain
Parents and Adult Children: Mutually Irritating
Family dynamics often fraught with tension, study shows
Triathlons: Brutal to the Body
Study shows that triathlons are twice as deadly as marathons