| Apr 3, 2009
| 9:46 AM
Comedian George Burns once cracked that "sex at age 90 is like trying to shoot pool with a rope." Clearly, he was speaking for his own generation.
Today's seniors, their sex lives liberated long ago by one pill and extended indefinitely by another,...
| Jun 3, 2010
| 9:44 AM
Whenever a lacrosse match begins, Matt Bellando knows he's usually going to be the smallest player on the field.
In fact, Bellando has gotten used to it.
Undeterred by much larger defenders, Bellando has compensated for his lack of size with a...
| May 17, 2010
They are some of the most troubled children that psychiatrists ever see. They have raging tempers and engage in reckless behaviors that frequently land them in the principal's office, even the hospital. But are they bipolar?
In the last 15 years,...
| Aug 11, 2010
Why do some men and women cheat on their partners while others resist the temptation?
To find the answer, a growing body of research is focusing on the science of commitment. Scientists are studying everything from the biological factors that seem to...
| Feb 8, 2010
Leave it to science to take all the fun out of something as cosmically pure as love.
Theories about love's purpose range from the biologically practical to the biologically complicated. Anthropologists have said it helps ensure reproduction of the...
| May 26, 2011
| 7:03 PM
At LaValle Stadium, Stony Brook University
No. 1 seed Maryland (20-1) vs. No. 5 Duke (15-4)
Friday, 5 p.m.
Outlook: The Atlantic Coast Conference rivals know each other well and both have been through rocky seasons with a spate of unusual injuries...
| May 28, 2011
| 1:22 PM
When it comes to winning tradition, not many college programs are as steeped in success as Maryland and Northwestern women's lacrosse.
Maryland has won 11 national championships, including 10 since the NCAA took over the sport in 1982 and seven in a...