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University of Washington
Toddlers seem to grasp social pecking order
These other factors sway who seems ‘too fat’
DNA suggest Chaco culture passed on power via mom
Iowa State University
Chimp expert shocked by reaction to dead outcast
University of Arizona
Did ancient blood feuds lead to violent burials?
Have humans evolved to hunt social status?
Michigan State University
Leaders who feel undeserving may be less selfish
New York University
Social status leads to trust, but not vice-versa
University of Kansas
Do college scholarships turn gamers into athletes?
You’re less popular than your Facebook friends
Does ‘decline of whiteness’ explain the Tea Party?
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Nearby wealth may spur women to swap their heels