Needing to switch attention between tasks causes stronger activation in certain brain regions in men compared to women.
November 17, 2016
Family conflicts about child rearing can affect a mother's confidence and prompt her to hire a nanny.
November 16, 2016
Alexander Belenky's book 'How US Presidents Are Elected' covers some of the more puzzling features of the American electoral system.
November 09, 2016
Online job search is found to be more effective than personal connections half of the time.
November 07, 2016
For the last 70 years, it was largely believed that spatial processing disorders, including those seen in language, occurred when the temporal-parietal-occipital (TPO) junction of the brain’s left hemisphere was damaged. But according to researchers from the HSE Neurolinguistics Laboratory, it is the damages to the axonal fibers connected to this area of the brain that are most important.
November 03, 2016
Older Russians rarely exercise to keep fit, but often continue working past retirement age.
November 02, 2016
Street rallies more often consist of those who get the information from the internet rather than TV.
October 31, 2016
Social scientists from National Research University Higher School of Economics (NRU HSE) measured scientific capital of 39 physics institutions of Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS). More detailed information about research results can be found in the journal Scientometrics.
October 28, 2016
Comfortable, high-tech and eco-friendly mega-cities are no longer a utopia, but not yet a reality in Russia. That said, HSE researchers have identified Russian cities which may be better prepared than others for smart urban development.
October 26, 2016
Good nutrition can speed up the transition to democracy.
October 24, 2016
Transparent rules of conduct for teachers and students can contribute to student engagement in learning.
October 19, 2016
Here at IQ.hse.ru, we've summarised five facts about cities revealed by HSE researchers.
October 12, 2016