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Calorie counts on restaurant menus have customers ordering less
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Calorie counts on restaurant menus have customers ordering less

September 21, 2018

Bye-bye artichoke dip. Heavyweight appetizers and fatty entrees may not get much love when restaurants list calories on their menus. […]

To flee or not to flee: how the brain decides what to do in the face of danger
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To flee or not to flee: how the brain decides what to do in the face of danger

September 20, 2018

Scientists identify variables that lead the brain to apply specific defensive strategies and uncover a particular pair of neurons crucial […]

A prehistoric thirst for craft beer
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A prehistoric thirst for craft beer

September 19, 2018

Evidence suggests that stone mortars from Raqefet Cave, Israel, were used in brewing cereal-based beer millennia before the establishment of […]

Business genius can be taught, study says
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Business genius can be taught, study says

September 18, 2018

The academic approach to business strategy needs a jolt of future focus How did Steve Jobs do it? What about […]

Dairy consumption linked to lower rates of cardiovascular disease & mortality
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Dairy consumption linked to lower rates of cardiovascular disease & mortality

September 17, 2018

Dairy consumption of around three servings per day is associated with lower rates of cardiovascular disease and mortality, compared to […]

The universality of shame
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The universality of shame

September 16, 2018

An implicit mental map of how negatively others will perceive them sets the level of shame people feel about a […]