The Cyberbully

December 11, 2017 - 4 stories
Trolls and cyberbullies love to create chaos with their delightful negativity. Here’s how to handle your Internet troll. Cover Image: PatrickFoto/Shutterstock

Stop Whining

December 11, 2017 - 4 stories
How to complain the right way. If you do it thoughtfully, you may just get what you want. Cover Image: AnastasiiaKazakova/Shutterstock
December 2 - 8

December 2 - 8

December 09, 2017 - 7 stories
Read this week's top posts about sexual misdeeds, financial contentment, online predators, and more.

The Worry Cure

December 08, 2017 - 4 stories
We worry for good reasons, but it can get out of hand. Here’s how to get your anxious thoughts under control. Cover Image: JamesWheeler/Pixabay

Your Hidden Bias

December 07, 2017 - 4 stories
You may not think you're biased against any race, creed, or ideology. Yet we all harbor prejudice—to varying degrees. Cover Image: Bikeriderlondon_Shutterstock

Do You Feel Misunderstood?

December 06, 2017 - 4 stories
No matter how carefully you deliver your point, it may not be received in the way you intend. Cover Image: Sjale/Shutterstock

Violent Extremes

December 05, 2017 - 4 stories
Why is extremism enticing to some people? A look into how normal, all-Americans flock to violent ideologies. Plus, read about the workings of ISIS, cults, and hatred. Cover image: TracySiermachesky/Shutterstock

Your Defense Mechanisms

December 04, 2017 - 4 stories
You can have a healthy set of defense mechanisms that protect you from anxieties, low esteem, general despair, and other issues. But there is a point of no return as well. Cover Image: ESBProfessional/Shutterstock
November 25 - December 1

November 25 - December 1

December 02, 2017 - 7 stories
Gear up your holidays with a few important reads about giving, net neutrality, political boasting, and more.

The Golden Age of Conspiracy Theories

December 01, 2017 - 4 stories
Faux moon landings and Area 51 are quaint ideas compared with the proliferation of fake news and the dismissal of science. More than 50 percent of Americans believe in at least one conspiracy theory or another. Is it getting worse? Cover Image: FerGregory/Shutterstock

Top Posts: November 2017

November 30, 2017 - 24 stories
Now that the holiday season is in full swing, settle in with these good reads, including essays about disgust, voting behavior, the anxious pregnancy, plus more. Cover Image: Legenda/Shutterstock
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Is Monogamy Natural?

November 28, 2017 - 4 stories
No, monogamy does not come naturally to humans, not to mention animals in general. Herein, the science of monogamy and the effort to stay that way. Cover Image: Nathan Walker Unsplash

The Curious Bonds of Twins

November 27, 2017 - 4 stories
Identical twins share nearly 100 percent of the same DNA. Read on for more on how environment and genetic makeup conspire together to shape us. Cover Image: Iordani_Shutterstock
November 18 - 24

November 18 - 24

November 25, 2017 - 7 stories
For your holiday reading pleasure, see essays about disinformation, why the poor give more, tricky mindfulness, and more.
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Gratitude, Not Attitude

November 23, 2017 - 4 stories
It's a time to be grateful, and getting along helps. Sit down, dig in, and keep the peace. Cover Image: Shutterstock ID 135632558
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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

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.

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