December 15–21

December 15–21

How to trick yourself into success, hack the quirks of generosity, and alleviate three common forms of anxiety.

The Power of the Gifts We Hide

By Ken Page L.C.S.W.
The power of the gifts we hide: our true self and our false self

How to Trick Yourself Into Making Your Resolution Stick

By Juliana Breines Ph.D.
Can reverse psychology help you with your New Year's Resolution?

Language, Measures, and the US Handicap in Math

By Peter Gray
Does Asian math superiority derive partly from a difference in number names?

When the Goal of Generosity Looms Larger

By Jason Plaks Ph.D.
Why are people more generous at the end of a charitable campaign?

The True Meaning Of Friendship

By Alex Lickerman M.D.
What is it that makes a true friend?

Three Core Anxieties and How to Calm Them

By Bill Knaus Ed.D.
Realistic hope for liberation from anxiety

Can Intuition Predict Marital Success?

By Aaron Ben-Zeév Ph.D.
Choosing a romantic partner

Why Does Time Fly as We Get Older?

By Jordan Gaines Lewis
Time seems to pass more and more quickly as we age. Why is this?