Top 25 List: February 2012

Top 25 List: February 2012

The posts you shared the most throughout February.

8. Stop Thinking So Much

Our brains can help us move a lot better if we just let them.

1. Summer Camps Make Kids Resilient

Sending children to a residential, or day, camp builds resilience.

3. Do Men Find Very Skinny Women Attractive?

Women often misjudge men’s preferences.

4. The Power of Shyness and High Sensitivity

Quiet doesn't necessarily mean shy or introverted.

12. Do Narcissists Read Minds Better?

The dark side of theory of mind.

5. What Nonbelievers Believe

Common sense, not complex philosophy, often drives religious skepticism.

2. Why Are Men So Violent?

History may explain male violence better than evolution.

6. Nine Essential Qualities of Mindfulness

How to say "yes" to the present moment.

10. Believing Our Own Lies

Why people change their beliefs to fit their behavior.

11. Intensity Isn't Always Intimacy

The problems that borderlines and narcissists face with emotional intimacy.

7. Six Signs You're Being Seduced

Seduction seeks sex whether or not it harms the seduced.

13. Quotes on Grief to Comfort and Inspire

Eleven ways to make grief a less lonely experience.

21. How Hot Exes Make Us More Attractive

The case for having (or pretending to have) a hot ex.

14. Psychology's Best-Kept Secrets

What does psychology know that you don't?

16. Eight Keys to Life Hardiness and Resiliency

Helpful reminders for challenging times.

17. The Purpose of "Pity Sex"

Altruism or psychological dilemma?

25. The Cost of Your Calling

Should you follow your bliss in an economic downturn?

18. Success, Ideal Love, and Abandonment

The magical fantasies of borderlines and narcissists.

15. How Spanking Harms the Brain

Why spanking should be outlawed

19. Five Steps to a Great Workout

Tips to ease you into a more enjoyable routine.

22. The Benefits of Unschooling

What, to unschoolers, are the benefits of skipping school?

23. Sensitivity on a Spectrum

How individual differences relate to health.

24. Things You Must Never Say Aloud

Don't say these bad words. Ever.

20. Social Dominance Is Not a Myth

Social dominance is a real but widely misunderstood and misused phenomenon.