Scientists are respected, feared, misunderstood, ridiculed, and called in as expert witnesses. Most of them are underpaid. Why do they keep on doing what they do? Read More
Questions of psychological interest pop up everywhere. My approach to blogging is promiscuous, opportunistic, and heterodox. I comment on a variety of issues, ranging from animal behavior to the human experience of guilt and happiness to philosophy of science. I draw on personal experience, recent public events such as movies or media debacles, and of course the peer-reviewed archive of our field.