Latest News

Big feet preference in rural Indonesia defies one-size-fits-all theory of attractiveness

People in most cultures view women with small feet as attractive and a sign of a potential mate's youth and fertility. But a new research study shows that the Karo Batak living in rural villages in Indonesia deem women with big feet as more appealing, suggesting that culture ? not just genetics ? plays a role in deciding what makes a mate attractive.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Recurrent violence linked to substantially higher rates of mental disorders in post-conflict communities

  • Luck affects how we judge reckless actions

  • Motor skill deficiencies linked to autism severity, reseearch says

  • New ultrasound device may add in detecting risk for heart attack, stroke

  • Leaders call for expanded use of medications to combat opioid overdose epidemic

  • Take notes by hand for better long-term comprehension

  • Paying closer attention to attention

  • Small business owners not always worried about being treated fairly, researcher finds

  • Fruitfly study identifies brain circuit that drives daily cycles of rest, activity

  • New genetic brain disorder in humans discovered

  •