What exactly is Mardis Gras, and where is it celebrated? Its long-standing history embedded in different places throughout the world may surprise you!
Read about why lowriding is important to Juan Ramirez and his community in Los Angeles.
Read about the different holidays celebrated this time of year by people all over the world.
Tapi Yawalapiti is one of the remaining two people who know the Yawalapiti language. He’s doing all he can to to ensure it’s not completely lost one day.
While COVID-19 continues to challenge us physically and emotionally, online chess is here to challenge us mentally. With limitations on what we can do in-person, more and more people are flocking to join the online chess community.
Watch this short video about the special bond formed between a scubadiver, Arakawa, and a fish he rescued.
Read about how the coronavirus has changed some of the most important ways in which humans connect with one another.
Friendship can provide support during difficult times. But the best way to help a friend depends on that friend’s outlook.
Cultures around the globe may have different approaches to social interactions, but the meanings of many facial expressions are the same.
With any infectious disease, contact tracing helps prevent contagion by uncovering the interactions that tie us all together.
In this essay, writer George Monbiot explores the current state of humanity—and finds that it centers not on our devotion to technology, but instead on our loss of bonds with others.
Have you heard of the “Latinx” term popping up everywhere? Learn more about its origins and whether the new term really connects Latin American peoples.
Learn about the intensive research project that definitively showed the bonds among all humans.
Adorable baby animal videos are all over the Internet; find out the touching story behind one of them.
In this short video, Brian Hare explores the importance of friendliness in the animal and human worlds.
Read about how simple acquaintances can be just as important to our health as our best friends.
Watch this video about the power of language and ways it affects our perception.
Read about the importance of the social bonds we make and maintain as well as how these connections make us healthier and happier.
Why do we make connections with digital assistants when we know they don’t have feelings?
A sibling can be both an arch-enemy and an ally, often on the same day! Jeffrey Kluger, author of the book The Sibling Effect, discusses what makes our connection to siblings so strong.