Drawing on thousands of emails from Enron, researchers have created a method to bring better manners to our communications via "politeness transfer."
Tags: writing communication jobs computers science-and-technology society-and-culture social-lives rhetoric
Cultural differences may explain why some people resist masks more than others. Here's how smiley North Americans can learn to adapt.
Tags: covid-19 emotions faces featured society-and-culture social-lives mouth
A new "coronavirus family tree" has given researchers a better look at how COVID-19 came into Denmark and how it spread domestically.
Tags: covid-19 genomes viruses social-lives health-and-medicine
Twins show that genes play a significant role in how affectionate women are, but not guys. Plus, tips for how huggers can get through social distancing.
Tags: gender genes twins touch featured society-and-culture social-lives
Where you spend time may shape who you are, new research shows, and spending so much time at home during the pandemic may shift your personality traits.
Tags: covid-19 personality society-and-culture social-lives
Isolation and loneliness can have major physical and mental health consequences. New research shows socializing is critical to survival and longevity.
Tags: isolation loneliness emotions social-lives health-and-medicine lifespan immune-systems
A monumental building is the oldest and largest in known Maya history, far larger than their later pyramids and palaces.
Tags: archaeology maya buildings mexico society-and-culture social-lives monuments
COVID-19 hospitalizations in the United States are longer than in China and patients face higher rates of intensive care unit admission, research shows.
Tags: covid-19 hospitals social-lives health-and-medicine
Page 1 of 22