Highlights: October 6–12

Highlights: October 6–12

Check out some of the week's best posts, including: digging into the dog-people debate, the connection between politics and vegetables, and why people share great ideas on Twitter.

Future Thinking Leads to Better Decisions in the Present

Overweight people eat less when considering positive future events

The Four Basic Moves to Strengthen Focus

The less distracted we are, the more successful we can be at whatever we do.

Politics Has an Odor

I love the smell of androstenone in the morning. It smells like...hierarchy.

15 Simple RuIes for a Remarkable Couple Relationship

Coupling up is complicated. The rules for making it work are not.

How to Track Your Sleep

Keeping a sleep diary can help you pinpoint changes that can improve your sleep.

The Neuroanatomy of a Retweet

How your brain helps you share ideas successfully

Four Ways To Succeed At Work Whatever You Do

Reach your full potential without apology or fear

Are Dogs People? Really?

Why MRI studies of the canine brain do not prove that "dogs are people."