The Top Posts of 2013

Check out the reads that caught our attention this year.

8. Trust Your Gut? Not So Fast

By Katherine Ramsland Ph.D.

1. Why Couples Decide They're Incompatible

By Alex Lickerman M.D.

3. Does Trying to Be Happy Make Us Unhappy?

By Adam Grant Ph.D.

4. What Women Find Sexy

By Vinita Mehta Ph.D., Ed.M.

12. Happiness Versus Well-Being

By Gregg Henriques Ph.D.

5. Can Video Games Make You Smart?

By Art Markman Ph.D.

2. Nine Ways to Become Smarter Than You Think

By Jonathan Wai Ph.D.

6. Why Women Are More Sexual in Some Societies

By Nigel Barber Ph.D.

9. Katy Perry’s Performance Was Racist

By Ravi Chandra M.D., D.F.A.P.A.

10. Schools Are Good for Showing Off, Not for Learning

By Peter Gray Ph.D.

11. The Neuroscience of Calming a Baby

By Christopher Bergland

7. The High Cost of Facebook Exhibitionism

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.

13. Seven Good Things About Feeling Bad

By Douglas T. Kenrick Ph.D.

21. You Don’t Have to Believe Your Thoughts

By Toni Bernhard J.D.

14. Why People Don't Acknowledge You

By Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.

16. The Penis Sizes of 1,661 Men

By Debby Herbenick Ph.D., M.P.H.

17. 20 Scientific Reasons to Start Meditating

By Emma M. Seppälä Ph.D.

25. Trick Yourself Into Making Your Resolution Stick

By Juliana Breines Ph.D.

18. How to Manage Your Partner's Bad Moods

By Alex Lickerman M.D.

15. The NIMH Withdraws Support for DSM-5

By Christopher Lane Ph.D.

19. Seven Habits of Emotionally Healthy People

By Guy Winch Ph.D.

22. Why Does This Baby Cry When Her Mother Sings?

By Siu-Lan Tan Ph.D.

23. Chronic Illness? A Not-To-Do List

By Toni Bernhard J.D.

24. A Secret Message from the Past

By Mark Banschick M.D.

20. Simple RuIes for a Remarkable Relationship

By Harriet Lerner Ph.D.