Remnants of Neanderthal DNA found in modern humans are associated with diseases including Type 2 diabetes, Crohn’s disease, lupus and cirrhosis of the liver, as … Read more
The most detailed range-wide assessment of the bonobo (formerly known as the pygmy chimpanzee) ever conducted has revealed that this poorly known and endangered great … Read more
Sharing food has widely been considered by scholars as a defining characteristic of human behavior. But a new study by Iowa State University anthropology professor … Read more
Young children’s helpfulness is tempered when they see that the person they intend to help has harmed another person. But it also diminishes when they see that the object of their attention meant to harm another, even if no harm was done.