It only takes two years before children are shaped by their culture.
Researchers have learned a bit more about the people of Easter Island. It turns out that the island's culture wasn't destroyed by warfare, as had been previously suspected.
The "Little Ice Age" may have had some major impacts on human civilization.
Study finds that Neanderthals went extinct due to cultural superiority of humans, during a period when modern humans from Africa began arriving in Europe.
We can learn to emphasize with strangers through positive experiences that trigger a learning effect in the brain, according to a recent study.
Was the Victorian era really as formal and civilized as portrayed?
It turns out that colors are universal. Researchers have found that people from around the world think of colors the same way, regardless of the language used to describe it.
Do whales have culture? That may just be the case. Scientists believe they have new insights into the different dialects used by groups of sperm whales
In some cultures, kissing is a way of showing romantic affection. However, that's not quite the case in some, according to recent findings published in the journal American Anthropologist.
Chimps may, in fact, have culture. Scientists have discovered tool-length "subcultures" in chimpanzees that provide striking parallel with cultural differences observed between adjacent groups in human societies.
Dogs have earned the phrase "man's best friend" for quite some time. They've believed to have been domesticated since 15,000 years ago, evolving from wolves just about when humans were making their first settlements.