Highlights from Oct 20 to Oct 26

Highlights from Oct 20 to Oct 26

Here's a roundup of the best from this week, including how to remember names, generation gaps, and psychedelic drugs.

The One Social Skill that Can Change Your Life

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
6 easy ways to remember names and faces

BrainFrust

By Joachim I Krueger Ph.D.
The moral animal strikes again.

Why Do We Save the Best for Last?

By Ben Y Hayden Ph.D.
Why is the best last in so many aspects of our lives?

The Three Reasons for Polygamy

By Nigel Barber Ph.D.
Why the Obamas and the Romneys had multiple wives

Why Do Grade Schoolers Want To Be Sexy?

By Sarah Gervais Ph.D.
Self-sexualization in young girls and what we can do about it

Older Adolescents and the Generation Gap

By Carl E Pickhardt Ph.D.
By the end of adolescence, generational differences become more apparent

The Reminiscence Bump

By Robin Marantz Henig
People looking back on life remember their twenties best

Psilocybin and Brain Function

By Scott A. McGreal MSc.
A brain imaging study of psilocybin revealed unexpected findings.