Top 25 List: November 2012

Top 25 List: November 2012

Here's a look at a few popular reads of this month.
8. The Lure of the Unpredictable Lover

8. The Lure of the Unpredictable Lover

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Why we want what we can only sometimes get
1. What Starbucks Can Teach Your Doc

1. What Starbucks Can Teach Your Doc

By Peter A. Ubel M.D.
Doling out mental healthcare with your latte.
3. Is Willpower Energy or Motivation?

3. Is Willpower Energy or Motivation?

By Art Markman Ph.D.
Testing the theory that willpower reflects a lack of energy.
4. The Secrets of Long-Term Love

4. The Secrets of Long-Term Love

By Emma M. Seppälä Ph.D.
Why are many couples still "intensely in love" after years?
12. Fly Like Lucy In the Sky

12. Fly Like Lucy In the Sky

By Berit Brogaard D.M.Sci., Ph.D
Positive effects of magic mushrooms on the brain
5. Nonverbals of the Skin

5. Nonverbals of the Skin

By Joe Navarro M.A.
The skin communicates very effectively - if you know what to look for
2. Schoolteachers and Brain Myths

2. Schoolteachers and Brain Myths

The more teachers knew about the brain...
6. Get In Shape for Great Sex

6. Get In Shape for Great Sex

By Michael Castleman M.A.
A healthy lifestyle out of bed heats things up between the sheets.
How To Be A Jerk

9. How To Be A Jerk

By Jeremy E Sherman Ph.D.
Anyone can be, no matter race, creed or political persuasion. Here's the secret.
10. A Genius Inside Us All

10. A Genius Inside Us All

By Berit Brogaard D.M.Sci., Ph.D
Your Brain's Hidden Potential Is Waiting To Be Discovered
11. Are There Universals in Human Behavior?

11. Are There Universals in Human Behavior?

By Nigel Barber Ph.D.
Or is evolutionary psychology on the ropes?
7. Love Is Abstract, but Sex Is Concrete

7. Love Is Abstract, but Sex Is Concrete

By Samantha Joel M.A.
How your mindset affects your romantic expectations
13. The Elusive Female Orgasm II

13. The Elusive Female Orgasm II

By Robin Fox
Is adult sexual pleasure an attempt to recapture childhood bliss?
21. Can Men and Women Be Friends?

21. Can Men and Women Be Friends?

By Azadeh Aalai Ph.D.
How much has interaction between the sexes really evolved?
14. Sexual Signaling at a Nightclub

14. Sexual Signaling at a Nightclub

By Gad Saad Ph.D.
Sexy clothes + dirty dancing = men’s attention
16. Sex, Lies, and the Brain

16. Sex, Lies, and the Brain

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Men, women, and the lies we tell
17. Healing the Cycles that Tear Couples Apart

17. Healing the Cycles that Tear Couples Apart

By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D.
Identify, understand, heal negative patterns.
25. Another Blow to Chronic Fatigue Sufferers

25. Another Blow to Chronic Fatigue Sufferers

By Toni Bernhard J.D.
The misnomer “Chronic Fatigue Syndrome” leads to misinformation.
18. Introverts and the Loneliness Loop

18. Introverts and the Loneliness Loop

By Sophia Dembling
Can our comfort with solitude also lead us to loneliness?
15. The Best Kept Secret to Happiness

15. The Best Kept Secret to Happiness

By Emma M. Seppälä Ph.D.
Compassion may be key.

19. A Pessimist's Guide to Getting Things Done

By Oliver Burkeman
Negatively disposed towards positive thinking?
22. What’s New in Narcissism?

22. What’s New in Narcissism?

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Go behind the mirror and learn the latest about narcissism
23. Are Sex and Religion Natural Enemies?

23. Are Sex and Religion Natural Enemies?

By Scott A. McGreal MSc.
Loving thoughts might increase religious belief...
24. Why Nice Guys and Gals Finish Last in Love

24. Why Nice Guys and Gals Finish Last in Love

By Jeremy Nicholson M.S.W., Ph.D.
Why being nice doesn't lead to love.
20. Does Mindfulness Stress You Out?

20. Does Mindfulness Stress You Out?

By Brad Waters
How to let go of the expectation and hype.