Real Research, Real Simple

Melissa Carmen Cheung explains the latest research news and innovations in a fun, accessible way.

Be nice – it’s the best strategy

Sometimes, it doesn’t pay to be nice. In fact, for years, economists and mathematicians would have agreed. So why does generosity exist in nature?

Depression – It’s Contagious

Photo by Tom Szymanski on Flickr Though it can be fun to occasionally blame your house mate for being a poor influence, scientists at the...