- Independent Frontier Mentality Still Exists In Modern Mountain Regions- And With It Less Neuroticism
If you are a tourist and visit California in the United States or Bavaria in Germany, you will quickly notice it is not like a lot of other places in those countries. A cultural mentality exists and people who identify with the stereotype are more likely t ...
Article - News Staff - Sep 8 2020 - 8:51am
- Social Media Political Ads: Less Negative, But More Partisan
While it is said that around six percent of voting Americans decide elections- the truly undecided- it is more the case that getting out the vote among your own party matters most. That is why political parties will drive their own to polling places while ...
Article - Hank Campbell - Sep 16 2020 - 7:57am
- Psychopaths And Sadists: Why Do Humans Harm The Harmless?
Why are some humans cruel to people who don’t even pose a threat to them – sometimes even their own children? Where does this behaviour come from and what purpose does it serve? Ruth, 45, London. Humans are the glory and the scum of the universe, conclude ...
Article - The Conversation - Sep 26 2020 - 6:01am
- The Funerary Incantations Of Neolithic Iberians Revealed
In the Cueva de la Dehesilla of Cádiz on the Iberian Peninsula, two human skulls and a juvenile goat were discovered in a funerary structure dating to the Middle Neolithic period, 4800-4000 B.C. The archaeological structures and materials from a funerary r ...
Article - News Staff - Oct 1 2020 - 6:01am
- Blacksmiths In 70,000 BC?
Early modern humans living on the southern Africa coast employed pyrotechnology, the controlled use of fire, 72,000 years ago, to increase the quality and efficiency of their stone tool manufacturing process, according to a report in Science. The internat ...
Article - News Staff - Dec 2 2020 - 11:25am
- A Gesture Is Worth A Thousand Words?
What sets human communication apart from lower animals is its compositionality, which means that units of meaning can be combined and new meanings can be constructed. The words "blue" and "car" have their own meanings but combined there ...
Article - News Staff - Mar 23 2021 - 1:00pm