Latest Gender differences Stories

2010-10-19 10:35:00

Repeated exposure to violent television programs and video games can make teenage boys behave more aggressively.

2010-09-16 08:08:45

The gender difference in spatial abilities, which emerges very early in development, may be a source of the lag in girls’ achievement in math and science.

2010-09-15 17:09:37

Barriers to children's achievement in the areas of science, math, and engineering have become a particular concern as policymakers focus on America's economic competitiveness.

2010-07-28 07:00:00

RESTON, Va., July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- comScore, Inc.

2010-07-20 09:30:00

LOS ANGELES, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- AskMen and Cosmopolitan.com recently partnered to ask the age-old questions: Is chivalry dead? And are men really from Mars and women from Venus? As experts in their respective areas, both sites set out to discover the true differences between both genders through AskMen's third annual The Great Male Survey and for the first time this year, The Great Female survey from Cosmopolitan.com.

2010-07-15 14:10:00

Rebuilding schools after Hurricane Katrina and providing supportive environments and relationships have helped many children reduce their levels of overall trauma from the hurricane that devastated the Gulf Coast in August 2005.

2010-07-06 11:49:03

A study that examined 30 years of standardized test data from the very highest-scoring seventh graders has found that performance differences between boys and girls have narrowed considerably, but boys still outnumber girls by more than about 3-to-1 at extremely high levels of math ability and scientific reasoning.

2010-06-21 15:51:27

A new doctoral thesis from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, concludes that traditional gender roles and norms about "proper" motherhood makes women experience more guilt than men when travelling for work.

2010-04-07 08:39:55

Women still want a relationship while men value independence, whether they’re dating or hooking up.

2010-03-15 14:10:00

Be true to yourself, and better romantic relationships will follow, research suggests.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.