Infants relax in response to unfamiliar foreign lullabies

American infants relax in response to lullabies relative to non-lullabies, even when music is drawn from different cultures and sung in foreign languages.

Studying Gender Diversity

Gender identity is a core feature of human experience, yet our understanding of gender identity is shifting with broader societal changes in recognizing and understanding gender diversity. Here we discuss recent trends and upcoming directions for this burgeoning subfield.

Universality and diversity in human song

Ethnographic text and audio recordings map out universals and variation in world music.