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Great Apes Share Our Ability to Predict Goal-Oriented Actions

Great apes' eye movements suggest that, like humans, they can anticipate the goal of another individual's movement. ... More>


Can’t Take My Eyes off You—Your Face, That Is


You Can Buy Happiness, If It’s An Experience


Shared Pain Brings People Together

Despite its unpleasantness, pain may actually have positive social consequences, acting as a sort of “social glue” that fosters cohesion and solidarity within groups. ... More>


Why Waiting Actually Makes You Happy