Trump and the Psychology of Pro Wrestling

How does Donald Trump uses wrestling tactics to get ahead? This article on the psychology of pro wrestling sheds some light on our "heel-in-chief."

How Can We Tell Whether Comey's Firing Was Justified?

It's hard to parse complex political accusations. Behavioral science provides a few easy tips on how to do so!

Inspire the New You: Getting Change to Stick

How can you change yourself and make the change stick? This article shows the way.

The Psychology of Effective Fundraising

Research on the psychology of fundraising can help you avoid these 4 common mistakes!

A Weird American in Trump's Post-Truth America

Distressed by recent political events? This article provides research-based strategies to cope with such negative emotions

How To Win Arguments Through Collaborative Truth-Seeking

Do you find yourself tired of arguments? Learn how to win by finding the truth instead of through accusations and blaming.

How Trump Changed My Mind About Marriage

The recent election, combined with some research in psychology, had a profound effect on my personal life.

Religious and Rational?

Can you be religious and rational? A United Methodist minister provides his answers to that question!

When Should You Go With Your Intuitions?

Do you trust your gut? Going with your intuitions can be dangerous in some situations. This article helps you see when you should go with your gut, and when you shouldn't.

How Behavioral Science Can Help Truth Triumph Over Lies

Worried about deceptive political coverage by the media? This article shows how you can take steps to fix this problem!

The Brain Science of Political Deception in the Election

Confused by why so many people were deceived in the 2016 election? This article uses recent research to provide some clarity.

Want to Avoid Bad Decisions? It’s All About Framing

No one wants to make bad decisions. These tips will help you avoid them.

From Post-Truth to Post-Lies

Worried about the dominance of "alternative facts" and "post-truth politics?" Behavioral science points the way to solving this problem!

Be My Valentine - And Save Our Democracy!

Want to have a great Valentine's Day while defending our democracy? Here are a few research-based tips.
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The Science of Solving Alternative Facts

Worried about the dominance of "alternative facts" in politics? This article has some tips for solving this problem!

The Most Romantic Valentine's Day Gift

Increase your romance and your mental well-being with a different type of Valentine's Day gift!

Advice That Works for Anyone

Want to avoid bad advice? You need to read this article!

How Sure Are You About Your Memories?

Your memories may be lying to you! This article helps you be honest with yourself.

A Weird American in Trump's Post-Truth America

Struggling to cope with post-truth politics? This article provides research-based ways to do so!

What Would Gandhi Do About Trump?

The science of wisdom, as inspired by Gandhi, provides insights on what to do about Trump.

How To Advance Wise Thinking In Your Community

Frustrated with irrationality in your community? Here are some ways you can take a leadership role to advance wise thinking!

Is Spirituality Irrational?

Is spirituality irrational? The answer might surprise you!

12 Tips For Happy, Long-Lasting Relationships

Want to make love last? These 12 tips will go a long way.

7 Surprising Science-Based Willpower Hacks

Willpower is crucial to achieving your goals! Learn seven easy science-based techniques to improve your willpower.

Want to Avoid Missing Deadlines? Take the Outside View!

A couple of easy tricks will help you manage your time much more effectively!

The Easiest Trick to Breaking Out of Wrong Ideas

Having correct beliefs is vital to having the best life! This article offers an easy trick to help you do so.

Meaning and Purpose: Quantified and Customized!

Want to measure your sense of meaning and purpose? Check out the Meaning and Purpose Questionnaire (MPQ) scale in this article!

3 Steps to Intentional Living

Do you want to be on autopilot or live an intentional life? The latter is only three steps away.

A Future With Trump: Truth Vs Comfort

How do we prepare for an uncertain future? This article shows some useful strategies to do so!

What True Leaders Know About Emotional Intelligence

Current and future leaders in any position in an organization need to know these strategies for emotionally intelligent leadership!

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