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I. Pelusi

It's Not Just Child's Play

November 22, 2017 - 4 stories
The benefits of play are many, for kids and for adults. Hyper focus and scant spontaneity actually hurt how we learn and grow, even in adulthood. Cover Image: I. Pelusi
The Comparison Trap

The Comparison Trap

November 21, 2017 - 4 stories
Do you compare yourself to Elon Musk? Don’t. In a world where followers and likes can seem like rock-solid proof of a person's worth, you don't have to take the bait. Cover Image: Dean Alexander
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The Truth About Sex Differences

November 20, 2017 - 4 stories
It’s an elemental fact that people increasingly don’t want to hear: Sex differences in personality and behavior are real, though hardly binary. Cover Image: SognoLucido/Shutterstock
November 11 - 17

November 11 - 17

November 18, 2017 - 8 stories
Head into the holidays with these reads on spotting fake news, triggering nostalgia, and the 10,000-pound juvenile delinquent, and more.
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Pay It Forward

November 17, 2017 - 4 stories
A little altruism goes a long way. Plus, read about the kindness of strangers, the loss of civility, the high cost of caring, and more. Cover Image: iStock_billnoll
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Beyond He and She

November 16, 2017 - 4 stories
The terminology and experiences now linked to gender and sexuality can be disorienting for some. Here’s to gaining a better understanding. Cover Image: Pexels.
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Stress, an Everyday Contagion

November 15, 2017 - 4 stories
Can you pick up on other people's anxieties? Read about the contagion of stress, beating the cycle of anxiety, and how to take a punch. Cover Image: Hxdbzxy/Shutterstock
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The Charisma Quotient

November 14, 2017 - 4 stories
You actually can up your X-factor to some degree. Here’s the science behind charisma. Cover Image: LeonardZhukovsky/Shutterstock
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Coulda Woulda Shoulda

November 13, 2017 - 4 stories
Do you look back onto a lifetime of regret? All those things you could have, would have, should have done. Wallowing may not be useful, but taking action for a better future is another matter. Cover Image: LenaPan-Shutterstock
November 4 - 10

November 4 - 10

November 11, 2017 - 7 stories
Is it Autumn yet? Read these important essays about personality disorders, voting behavior, pansexuality, and more.
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The Myths of Beauty

November 10, 2017 - 4 stories
Why does beauty matter so much, and to everyone? Herein, the truth about looks. Cover Image: 3803658/Pixabay
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The Give and Take of Parenting

November 09, 2017 - 4 stories
You can over-parent and you can under-parent, but there are ways to parent at a happy medium. Cover Image: N Pelusi
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Flights of Imagination

November 08, 2017 - 4 stories
Everyone wants to be more creative, yet innovative thinking doesn’t always come easy. Read about creating cultures of innovation, creativity basics, artful aging, and more. Cover Image: N Pelusi
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Your Secret Assets

November 07, 2017 - 4 stories
Some of your most attractive assets may be under the radar, even your own radar. Read about secret signs of beauty, why likes attract, our unconscious cues, and more. Cover Image: FreestocksPexels
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The World’s Easiest Workout

November 06, 2017 - 4 stories
Here is the simplest, and most pain-free way to stay healthy and live longer. Just walk. Cover Image: Clem Onojegh/Pexels
October 28 - November 3

October 28 - November 3

November 04, 2017 - 7 stories
Enjoy your balmy Autumn with these important essays on beauty, regret, refugees, and more.
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Of Your Own Free Will

November 03, 2017 - 4 stories
Do you actually have free will and autonomy to do as you please? Some researchers think that free will is an illusion, plus we don’t know enough about the brain or its decision-making. Cover Image: FloMadeRebner/Pexels
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Please, No Distractions

November 02, 2017 - 4 stories
Many of us are slaves to distraction. Here's how to pay attention and focus. Cover Image: SandervanderWerf/Shutterstock
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A Friend in Need

November 01, 2017 - 4 stories
Just showing up and paying attention means that you’re a good friend. Cover Image: Matheus Bertelli/Pexels
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Top Posts: October 2017

October 31, 2017 - 25 stories
Embrace Autumn with these top reads, including posts about dementia, how to dissent, political office, and more. Cover Image Bilyk Kateryna Shutterstock

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