Shankar Vedantam Shankar Vedantam is a science correspondent for NPR.

Why Peer Pressure Doesn't Add Up To Retirement Savings

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Research: Let Your Fingers Stroll Down Yellow Pages' Listings

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The Unintended Consequences Of A Program Designed To Help Homeowners

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Nice Kids Finish First: Study Finds Social Skills Can Predict Future Success

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Not All Online Restaurant Reviews Are Created Equal

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New Research Finds Lonely People Have Superior Social Skills

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Examining Race-Based Admissions Bans On Medical Schools

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Disagreeable Teens Fail To Understand Their Blind Spots, Research Reveals

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Having An Older Sister Can Change Siblings' Lives, Study Finds

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Retailers Use Time To Their Advantage; More Impulse Products Sold

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Smoking Pot Interferes With Math Skills, Study Finds

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Many NFL Players Make Abysmal Financial Decisions, Research Shows

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Researchers Link Feelings Of Disgust And Ethical Behavior

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Attempt To Get More People On Board With Organ Donation Backfires

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How Partitioned Grocery Carts Can Help Shoppers Buy Healthier Foods

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