The COVID crisis throws into relief what happens when grief has—quite literally—nowhere to go. The evidence suggests that most people summon strengths that surpass their own expectations.
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By Morgan Marietta Ph.D.
The report will not lead us to consensus perceptions.
By Sandro Galea M.D.
The health of the mind
By Steven C. Hayes Ph.D.
Why people often struggle, and what they can and cannot change.
By Hal Herzog Ph.D.
Sparing people over pets?
By Devon Frye
Derived from ketamine
By Glenn Geher Ph.D.
It's not about swimming with dolphins, skydiving, or seeing the Rolling Stones.
By Scott C. Anderson
Moms go to great lengths to pass on their microbial genes.
By Benedict Jones Ph.D.
The idea that hormones influence women’s mate preferences.
By Cody Kommers
These are the best theories on how we think about others.
By Seth J. Gillihan Ph.D.
Six ways revisiting painful memories can loosen their grip.
By Marc Bekoff Ph.D.
More than 18 different muscles control dogs' ear flaps for nuanced movements.
By Timothy A Pychyl Ph.D.
Our bias about future intentions to exercise.
By David B. Feldman Ph.D.
According to research, our obsession with money may run deeper than you think.
By Matthias Doepke, Ph.D., and Fabrizio Zilibotti, Ph.D.
The economics behind the college admissions scandal.
By Bruce Grierson
Why so much depends on remembering who you were at age 10.
By Douglas T. Kenrick Ph.D.
Paul Ekman and Wallace Friesen against the Blank Slate theorists
By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
New research on deception suggests how you can detect a liar just by listening.
By Jennice Vilhauer Ph.D.
When leaving a relationship might be in your best interest.
By Utpal Dholakia Ph.D.
Charging more for women’s versions of products raises thorny questions.
By Rob Henderson
Research disturbs commonly held assumptions about college.
By Ira Hyman Ph.D.
Are we encouraging women and men to feel inadequate?
By Jamie D. Aten Ph.D.
The attention may be more about psychology than anything
By Peter Gray Ph.D.
Trust between child and parent.
By D. B. Dillard-Wright Ph.D.
We all have to act on incomplete information.
By Abigail Fagan
Can it alleviate symptoms of depression in under three days?