Why Girls Are So Mean

As any high school student knows, girls can be really mean.. almost animalistic in their viciousness. And so, when researchers went in search for what’s behind this behavior, they turned to the animal kingdom for answers. Read More: Social competition and selection in males and females “During the latter half of the last century, evidence …

How Many Friends Do You Really Need?

A new study reveals the major difference between people who need friends and people who don’t, but can people really live without friends? Dr. Sapna Parikh joins us to discuss! Sign Up For The TestTube Newsletter Here ►►►► The Scientific Way Your Friends Are Basically Family! ►►►► Young Scientist Challenge►►►► Read More: Country roads, take …

Being A Jerk May Not Be Your Fault

Laughter may be contagious, but did you know rudeness is too? Is there a way to stop bad attitudes from spreading? Sign Up For The TestTube Newsletter Here ►►►► Read More: Catching rudeness is like catching a cold: The contagion effects of low-intensity negative behaviors. “Specifically, we show that rudeness activates a semantic network of …