Psychology

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->While the average person is happier with a large friend circle, new research reveals those with higher IQs are better off with a small one.<- Evolutionary psychologists Satoshi Kanazawa of the London …
->While the average person is happier with a large friend circle, new research reveals those with higher IQs are …
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In a startling discovery, researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have determined that the immune system directly affects - and even controls - creatures' social behavior, such as their desire to interact …
In a startling discovery, researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have determined that the immune system directly …
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Johns Hopkins University researchers are the first to glimpse the human brain making a purely voluntary decision to act. Unlike most brain studies where scientists watch as people respond to cues or commands, Johns Hopkins …
Johns Hopkins University researchers are the first to glimpse the human brain making a purely voluntary decision to act. Unlike …
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I often listen to classical music while writing articles, that’s true… but are both the music and its accompanying mood in any way related to my creative output? I know, that all of you …
I often listen to classical music while writing articles, that’s true… but are both the music and its accompanying …
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The Music You Love Tells Me Who You Are Ever been a bit judgey when you hear someone’s taste in music? Yeah, Of course you have. And you were absolutely right — music tells you …
The Music You Love Tells Me Who You Are Ever been a bit judgey when you hear someone’s taste …
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You walk into a room and suddenly your brain goes fuzzy with an overwhelming wave of familiarity -- although this is a totally new experience. Like something out of a sci-fi plot, it almost seems …
You walk into a room and suddenly your brain goes fuzzy with an overwhelming wave of familiarity -- although this …
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How Julian Jaynes’ famous 1970s theory is faring in the neuroscience age. Julian Jaynes was living out of a couple of suitcases in a Princeton dorm in the early 1970s. He must have been an …
How Julian Jaynes’ famous 1970s theory is faring in the neuroscience age. Julian Jaynes was living out of a couple …
In the 1990s, a psychologist named Martin Seligman led the positive psychology movement, which placed the study of human happiness squarely at the center of psychology research and theory. It continued a trend that began …
In the 1990s, a psychologist named Martin Seligman led the positive psychology movement, which placed the study of human happiness …
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“The morality of work is the morality of slaves, and the modern world has no need of slavery.” - Bertrand RussellOn December 20th, 2016, a report was issued to the Executive Office of the President by …
“The morality of work is the morality of slaves, and the modern world has no need of slavery.” - Bertrand …
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In October 1984, a young Skidmore College professor, Sheldon Solomon, traveled to a Utah ski lodge to introduce what would become a major theory of social psychology. The setting was a conference of the Society of …
In October 1984, a young Skidmore College professor, Sheldon Solomon, traveled to a Utah ski lodge to introduce what would become …
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