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Love's all in the brain: fMRI study shows strong, lateralized reward, not sex, drive
...ove these days. A team led by a neuroscientist, an anthropologist
and a social psychologist found love-related neuro...elationship matures." Helen E. Fisher, a research anthropologist
at Rutgers University, New Jersey, noted that not only did the brain change as romantic love endured...
Are rice and wheat behind China's population boom?
...bined with other crops, says University of Toronto anthropologist
Gary Crawford. Although we often associate rice with Chinese agriculture, most archeologists have, until recently, thought it was exclusively millet that was the most important food associated with northern China. However, recent archeological resea...
New technologies coming too fast for Indian farmers
...ming in the developing world, says a sociocultural anthropologist
at Washington University in St. Louis. Glenn D. Stone, Ph.D., professor of anthropology and of environmental studies, both in Arts & Sciences, at Washington University in St. Louis, has completed the first detailed anthropological fieldwork on t...
UI anthropologist, colleagues discover remains of earliest giant panda
...t may sound like an oxymoron, a University of Iowa anthropologist
and his colleagues report the first discovery of a skull from a "pygmy-sized" giant panda -- the earliest-known ancestor of the giant panda -- that lived in south China some two million years ago. The ancestor of today's giant panda really was a pyg...