They think it makes them look weak, and avoiding that is evidently more important to them than demonstrating responsible behavior
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Nobel Prize winner James Watson lost his post at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in Long Island in 2007 after claiming that Africans were intellectually inferior to whites.
Gordon Gallup sets the record straight on the semen displacement theory
Like it or not, men and women evolved different kinds of violent minds
Researchers study the natural foundations of female social aggression
Crows are known for their above-birdbrain intelligence, and New Caledonian crows have been observed using tools in their day-to-day lives. Other members of the crow family, however—such as rooks—don't seem to have this tool-using tendency in their natural habitats...
PORTLAND, OREGON (May 20, 2009) -- It is easy to understand how explosions involving shrapnel – such as those caused by improvised explosive devices in Iraq – could cause brain damage...
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