Highlights: Oct. 27–Nov. 2

How to make sense of inappropriate teen behavior, an easy new way to put things in perspective, and the mind-opening legacy of Lou Reed.

From Brain to Mind

By Jerome Kagan Ph.D.
How can brain explain mental events

How to Build the Family of Your Dreams

By Leslie Morgan Steiner
Surrogacy today offers a solution to infertility - with several price tags

New Happiness Strategy

By Ryan M. Niemiec Psy.D.
Mentally subtract the positive from your life.

Find Out How Many Leaders are Both Goal and People Focused

By David Rock
New research may have hair on the back of leaders’ necks standing this Halloween

Is There Something Unethical About Beauty?

By Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.
Why is physical beauty so important? And is it actually an aberration?

How Lou Reed Normalized Deviance in Rock n’ Roll

By Ruth Blatt Ph.D.
The experience of electroshock therapy shaped Lou Reed's take on rock music

Funeral Selfies: Grief or Gross?

By Pamela B. Rutledge Ph.D., M.B.A.
Inappropriate adolescent behavior is often a coping mechanism

Finding Humanity in Alien Eyes

By Emile Gabriel Bruneau Ph.D.
What science fiction films can tell us about protecting against genocide