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How do we achieve global gender equity?

Economists have long argued that women play a key role in lifting a nation out of poverty, yet the traditions and religions in the developing world have often blocked their progress. How do we break the cycle and find the path to gender equality?


Are women hardwired for monogamy?

Are women hardwired for monogamy?

Are women hardwired for monogamy or are a bunch of boyfriends the way to go? Learn about women, monogamy and evolution at HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 Dramatic Acts of Human Kindness

10 Dramatic Acts of Human Kindness

Acts of kindness may not get as much air time as tragedy, but they still exist. Read about 10 acts of human kindness. See more »

Test Your Real Knowledge on Fake People

Test Your Real Knowledge on Fake People

Fake people are all over the Internet, so how do you tell if that user review or dating profile is real? Test how well you can recognize fake people with our quiz. See more »

How to Talk to Children About Tragedies in the News

How to Talk to Children About Tragedies in the News

How do you talk to children about tragedies in the news? Learn how to discuss such tragedies as terrorist attacks and school shootings with children. See more »

Are there really people who think rules just don't apply to them?

Are there really people who think rules just don't apply to them?

Are there really people who think rules just don't apply to them? Find out if some people really just don't think rules apply to them. See more »

10 Career-Ending Affairs

10 Career-Ending Affairs

Career-ending affairs do more than ruin your personal life. Learn about 10 examples of career-ending affairs. See more »

How Matchmakers Work

How Matchmakers Work

Matchmakers have paired up couples for centuries, and it doesn't seem as though their market has slackened. What does the modern matchmaker do? See more »

Image Gallery: Role of a Lifetime -- Famous Parents

Image Gallery: Role of a Lifetime -- Famous Parents

These famous parents aren't all red carpet royalty. Learn about famous parents and how the limelight can impact raising kids with this image gallery. See more »

Image Gallery: Parents Who Defy Convention

Image Gallery: Parents Who Defy Convention

These unconventional parents use child rearing tactics that sometimes cause controversy. Learn about unconventional parenting methods in this gallery. See more »

Does parenting make a difference?

Does parenting make a difference?

Does parenting make a difference? What makes us who we are: nature or the nurturing influence of parents? Find out if parenting makes a difference. See more »