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Hungry? Low Blood Sugar May Increase Support for Social Welfare

Katniss Everdeen's "Hunger Games" are entirely fictional, but new research suggests we developed a real-world hunger games of our own as a way of getting others to share resources. ... More>


Could Hunger Make Us More Charitable?


People Support Social Welfare When They’re Hungry Themselves


Living Through War Leads to In-Group Solidarity

War experiences can have a long-term effect on human psychology, shifting people’s motivations toward greater equality for members of their own group. ... More>


Conjuring Up Our Own Gods