Time estimation ability predicts mathematical intelligence

Time estimation ability predicts mathematical intelligence

Being good at estimating time can be a useful skill on its own, but it may also indicate higher mathematical intelligence as well, according to a new study published in the Dec. 7 issue of the online journal PLoS ONE.
A test of 202 students, evenly di…

Those who stay together yawn together

Those who stay together yawn together

You’re more likely to respond to a yawn with another yawn when it comes from family member or a friend than from a stranger, says a study published Dec. 7 in the online journal PLoS ONE. The phenomenon of “yawn contagion” is widely known but little u…

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