UC Merced social media

Do you post enough for your partner?

Two researchers explore how social media transforms romance, stress and more.

UC San Diego familiar faces

Why a familiar face is a friendlier one

Our emotional perception is profoundly altered when we already know someone.

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A warmer shade of blue

Sociologist Geoffrey Raymond is helping police improve their communication skills to reduce conflicts.

UC Berkeley forecasting

Predicting the future with the wisdom of crowds

A training that makes people 'superforecasters' yields surprisingly effective results.

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Students of all races feel safer in ethnically diverse middle schools, new report says

Groundbreaking study shows diversity's wide range of benefits in education.

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Golden State Warriors a case study in ‘greater good’

The NBA champions find success through cooperation, empathy and mindfulness.

UC Berkeley puberty brain

Science shows for the first time how puberty makes learning harder

Parents who think a switch is flipped: read this.

UC Santa Barbara binge watching

Why binge-watching might actually be good for you

Experts weigh in on our new fix.

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Homeless vets with families: An untold part of veterans’ struggles

Homelessness among veterans overall is declining, but the number supporting young families is on the rise.

UC Berkeley Steve Jobs

What kind of personalities start entrepreneurial empires?

Find out how a founder's personality powers startup growth.

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