A new study reports on the connection between social relationships and touch.
A new study reveals bonobos may be more closely linked anatomically to humans than common chimpanzees are.
Variations in brain and song structure in zebra finches is strongly influenced by environment, a new study suggests.
Study reveals a surprising level of similarity in brain structure and development between humans and other primates.
While much research has shown that exercise can be good for our brains, the link between how physical activity benefits the brain is not clearly understood. In a new study, researchers suggest the link between brain health and exercise could be a product of our evolutionary history and our hunter-gatherer past.
Researchers report that brain size influences the development of individual cranial bones.
Animals with the largest brain volume showed superior cognitive abilities, a new study reports.
Foxes bred to be either tame or aggressive had increased size in similar brain regions, a new study reports. The animals bred for specific behavioral traits had larger brains than those that were conventionally bred. The findings contradict existing theories of animal domestication.
Researchers report humans may have destroyed objects to remove their symbolic power up to 5,000 years earlier than previously thought.