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Love & Lust
Who says marriage is where desire goes to die?
July 1, 2014 Virginia Rutter Ph.D July 2014
Child.ol'.a.try
Parenthood today kills sex
July 1, 2014 John Gartner, Ph.D. July 2014
Partners in Crime
Some killers love company.
July 1, 2014 Katherine Ramsland July 2014
Parents Just Don't Understand
Parents may be among the worst judges of their kids
July 1, 2014 Nick Friedman July 2014
Super Survival of the Fittest
How some people turn tragedy into success
July 1, 2014 David B. Feldman Ph.D,Lee Daniel Kravetz July 2014
Math: The Extra Sense
Math is an extension of common sense
July 1, 2014 Kaja Perina July 2014
Reinvent Yourself
Focus on your future self, you'll be surprised at what you can achieve.
May 6, 2014 Rebecca Webber May 2014
Groucho's Girls
Today's stand-up comediennes leave no taboo untouched.
May 6, 2014 Abby Ellin May 2014
The Night Shift
Scientists debate if it is worth it to work the night shift.
May 6, 2014 Brooke Lea Foster May 2014
Hell-Oh Neighbor
Good fences don't always make good neighbors.
May 6, 2014 Amy Alkon May 2014
Your Future Self Is...In The Money
Turn your ideas about saving upside down.
May 6, 2014 Kelly Dickerson May 2014
Bully Pulpit
What you probably don't know about bullying.
May 6, 2014 Hara Estroff Marano May 2014
Closing the Gender Gap
What's holding girls back in math and science?
May 6, 2014 Samantha Rosenblum,Amy Nordrum May 2014
Better Loving...Through Romcoms
The highs and lows of long-term relationships.
May 6, 2014 Amy Nordrum May 2014
Pleasant Fictions
Why we need to self-deceive
May 6, 2014 Matt Huston May 2014
Total Regret
If you're going to own up to wrongdoing, go all the way.
May 6, 2014 Kelly Dickerson May 2014
Build a Better PSA
The science of persuasion can help us make healthier choices.
May 6, 2014 Deepa Lakshmin May 2014
Your Future Self Is...
Looking forward
May 6, 2014 Matt Huston,Deepa Lakshmin May 2014
Ask Hara: Stuck in Life's Traffic Jam
Advice on surviving a partner's disappointment
May 6, 2014 Hara Estroff Marano May 2014
Values: Now It's Personal
Arguments are harder to resolve when values are on the line.
May 6, 2014 Matt Huston May 2014
National Pass Time
Why don't Americans love soccer like the rest of the globe?
May 6, 2014 Samantha Rosenblum May 2014
Eccentric's Corner/Q+A: The Collector of Everything
British scientist Mark Miodownik speaks for the stuff we all take for granted.
May 6, 2014 Matt Huston May 2014
People Of Interest: When Start-Ups Sell Out
Silicon Valley entrepreneurs have built companies with astonishing value. But when they sell out, they often pay a high psychic price.
May 6, 2014 Jon Friedman May 2014
Parenting: Pop Psychology
Fathers matter
May 6, 2014 Gary Drevitch May 2014
Sex: Egos, Undressed
It's wise to keep perfectionism out of the bedroom.
May 6, 2014 Matt Huston May 2014
Two-Minute Memoir: Hiding in Plain Sight
As soon as i started going blind, I resolved to keep it to myself.
May 6, 2014 Nicole C. Kear May 2014
POV: A Perfect Devil
Successful psychopaths have our ear
May 6, 2014 Kaja Perina May 2014
Dreams of Glory
Daydreaming: How the best ideas emerge from the ether.
March 11, 2014 Scott Barry Kaufman, Ph.D. March 2014
The Beat (Up) Generation
Millennials create lots of annoyance on the job, but they're pioneers in a new world.
March 11, 2014 Abby Ellin March 2014
Know Thyself
Know yourself, know others
March 11, 2014 John D. Mayer Ph.D. March 2014
Go Forth In Anger
Anger may actually deter fist-first aggression
March 11, 2014 Joann Ellison Rodgers March 2014
Give It to Me Straight
How to deliver unwelcome messages.
March 11, 2014 Matt Huston March 2014
News: Decoding the Kiss
Why must we kiss?
March 11, 2014 Noam Shpancer March 2014
News: Checking Him Out
Women scan potential mates in a flash
March 11, 2014 Erin Brodwin March 2014
News: Color War
Colors of culture
March 11, 2014 Lauren F. Friedman March 2014
News: Shorts
The latest studies on cheating, fatigue and spanking
March 11, 2014 Anca Ulea March 2014
Bookshelf: What’s So Funny?
Poking around the marrow of the funny bone
March 11, 2014 Matt Huston March 2014
Bookshelf: What Else Could It Be?
Is it ADHD?
March 11, 2014 Kaja Perina March 2014
Q & A with Phil Klay
An ex-Marine sketches the faces of a decade-defining war
March 11, 2014 Matt Huston March 2014
Bookshelf: Lost in Translation
Reading others is an essential human skill—but it's not failsafe.
March 11, 2014 Kelly Holmes March 2014
Eccentric's Corner/Q+A: Memory Maker
Globe-trotting photographer Jimmy Nelson makes the case for indigenous cultures.
March 11, 2014 Matt Huston March 2014
Unconventional Wisdom: The Purpose of Dating
The real purpose of dating; moving on after being used.
March 11, 2014 Hara Estroff Marano March 2014
Sex: If I Could Do It All Over Again
Rethinking a sexual fling is normal
March 11, 2014 Matt Huston March 2014
Nature's Bounty: The Psychobiotic Revolution
It may be possible to relieve anxiety and depression solely by manipulating bacteria in the gut.
March 11, 2014 Jordan Davidson March 2014
Between You and Me
Four new ideas help crack the mystery of how we relate.
January 3, 2014 Lauren F. Friedman January 2014
The Secret That Became My Life
The identity-warping nature of secrets and lies
January 1, 2014 Jane Isay January 2014
Love and Power
Only equally shared power creates happy relationships
January 1, 2014 Hara Estroff Marano January 2014
Meet The Super Taskers
The secret to being super productive
January 1, 2014 Kat McGowan January 2014
A Kingdom of Characters
Understanding the origins of animal personalities
January 1, 2014 Virginia Morell January 2014
Two-Minute Memoir: The Will Of The Weed
In the midst of a life-threatening illness, how do you hold on to who you are?
January 1, 2014 Jeanne Safer January 2014