The number of adolescents hospitalized in the United States for thinking about or attempting suicide has doubled in less than a decade, new research shows, a sign that anxiety and depression are taking hold of America's youth.
In sociological studies of people's economic stratification and intergenerational mobility, researchers have long presumed a person's occupation most accurately would reflect his or her lifetime earnings.
A team of scientists — led by academics from King's College London and Erasmus McMaster )MC( University Medical Center Rotterdam — have discovered 124 genes that play a major role in determining human hair color variation.
Due to the Internet, conspiracy theories are on the rise and playing an increasingly significant role in global politics. Now new research from The Australian National University (ANU) has analyzed digital data to reveal exactly who is propagating them and why.