Could the WWE's grip on professional wrestling be weakening?
A debilitating eye injury and racial epithets weren't enough to derail O'Ree's resolve.
Sometimes a work of art is characterized by a string of failures, but nonetheless ends up being a gorgeous freak accident of nature.
Few of them are getting rich off their books but the genre is making them more money than it used to.
Creative people seem to possess a unique connection between three brain networks that typically work separately.
Cal State Northridge's sport psychology lab ran a regression analysis to see if there's any truth to the adage.
Throughout American history, being a black celebrity has been a political act in and of itself. When viewed through this lens, the transition into politics for someone like Winfrey is more natural.
In the coming year, media companies will be adjusting to a new reality – one that ultimately leaves consumers with fewer choices.
The problem isn't kids owning smartphones. But when daily use exceeds two hours a day, mental health issues start to crop up.
With mass shootings and sexual harassment reports on the rise, a psychologist reflects on how the evolving nature of male role models in the media may be contributing.
A sociolinguist wonders if they’ll ever be able to interpret the waves, high beams and middle fingers of human drivers.
Three innovative projects set to be completed this year are geared toward strengthening communities that have been left out of the economic recovery.
Even though they weren't particularly interested in having sex, fear of ridicule and insecurities tugged at many of the young men the author spoke with.
Much like the fictitious Victor Frankenstein in Mary Shelley's novel, more and more scientists are running away from their real-life creations.
With studies from the past year exploring the relationship between smartphone use and mental health, sleep, learning and romance, a more nuanced portrait of the device has emerged.
The ritual might seem strange, but a sociologist spent eight years studying it – and found that there really is a therapeutic benefit.
A majority of white Americans now believe that white people experience racial discrimination, and memes like #ItsOkayToBeWhite are only fanning the flames.
Home can be a slippery concept. But psychologists have long understood that it plays a huge role in self-identity and emotional well-being.
California's artisan cheese-making industry has followed the changing tastes of the state's population waves, from the mid-1800s through today.
Why did most fans shun the prequel series, but embrace the recent spate of 'Star Wars' films? A recent study offers some clues.
The new movie about P.T. Barnum couldn’t come at a better time: It's impossible not to see his ghost in our culture, in our advertisements and in our president.
According to a new study, there's a big gap between how much we think we spend on eating out and how much we're actually spending.
An analysis of more than 800 top-grossing films suggests diverse movies struggle in front of international audiences.
In their novels, Nathanael West and Bret Easton Ellis depict a world few want to admit exists, a place where 'Unless you're willing to do some pretty awful things, it's hard getting a job.'
Much of the Harry and Meghan coverage has ignored the royal family's complicated history with race and "blood" and its insistence on continuing outdated traditions.