Shankar Vedantam Shankar Vedantam is a science correspondent for NPR.

Why Handsome Men May Be At A Disadvantage When It Comes To Hiring

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Students' Work Ethic Affected By Peer Groups, Desire To Be Popular

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Why Is Condom-Use Suddenly Dropping Among College Sophomores?

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How Money Managers' Personal Lives Affect Your Investments

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How Do You Get People To Work Harder? Keep The Reward A Secret

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Health Experts Don't Always Sanitize Their Hands, Data Show

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How Peer Pressure May Encourage Tax Delinquents To Pay Up

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How Removing Checkpoints Could Make Israelis More Secure

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The Psychology Behind Why Some Kids Go Unvaccinated

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Why We Judge Algorithmic Mistakes More Harshly Than Human Mistakes

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Companies Wanting Immediate Sales Should Pass On Super Bowl Ads

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Bilingual Studies Reveal Flaw In How Info Reaches Mainstream

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