Latest News

State of the Nation's egotism: On the rise for a century, analysis finds

Forget the 'me' generation. A new analysis of long-term trends in egotism shows there's been a 'me' century in America. The analysis shows that characteristics related to self-interest, compared to interest in the lives and needs of other people, was low during the 19th century but rose steadily after the turn of the 20th century.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • How the stress hormone cortisol reinforces traumatic memories

  • Documenting how dementia sufferers benefit from GPS

  • Prion trials and tribulations: Finding the right tools and experimental models

  • Puccini?s ?exotic inspiration?:Unusual source of Madam Butterfly's melodies revealed

  • Online reader comments can provide valuable feedback to news sites

  • Pinpointing mutations in a relapsed children's cancer may lead to improved treatments

  • Infection with Wolbachia bacteria curbs fighting among fruit flies

  • Rapid response to kids' stroke symptoms may speed diagnosis

  • Commonly prescribed drugs affect decisions to harm oneself and others

  • Long-term memories are maintained by prion-like proteins

  •