Highlights: May 19–25

Here are our top picks of the week, including: how to build up compassion, why bias hurts business, and why really smart people aren't so cold and calculating.

Doomed to Be Single? 5 Reasons Millennials Worry

By Peg Streep
Is marriage becoming so last century?

Feminism and Evolutionary Psychology: Complementary

By Glenn Geher Ph.D.
The Feminist Evolutionary Psychology Society

Who’s Smarter: The Selfish or the Generous?

By Adam Grant Ph.D.
Rethinking the intelligence of givers and takers

Compassion Can Be Trained

By Christopher Bergland
Loving kindness meditation cultivates compassion and altruism.

The Word-Wise Spiral

By Jeremy E Sherman Ph.D.
To think more wisely, cultivate your word power.

Predicting the IQ of Future People

By Pete Shanks
Coming soon: much more publicity about race, genes and IQ

Cognitive Biases Are Bad for Business

By Jim Taylor Ph.D.
Do you see irrationality in your company?

What States Have the Highest SAT Scores?

By Susan Newman Ph.D.
Key elements that affect competition of all kinds for all of us.