January 5–11

January 5–11

Pondering unwanted behaviors, the hype of high-tech, wedding vows, and more.

Why I Was Wrong About Twitter

By Adam Grant Ph.D.
Six reasons to reconsider tweeting

Is This the End of Marriage, Capitalism and Religion?

By Jeff DeGraff Ph.D.
What if the next big thing really isn’t a thing at all? What if it’s a way?

The Autism Spectrum: Has It Really Changed?

By John Elder Robison
The ideas of Leo Kanner's and Han Asperger's

Large Increase in Suicide Among Middle Aged

By Eugene Rubin M.D., Ph.D.
Suicide rates are not increasing in the young and in the elderly

Ten Research-Based Wedding Vows

By Samantha Joel M.A.
Getting married? Love science? Me too!

The Hype of High-Tech Predictions

By Richard Maxwell, Ph.D. and Toby Miller, Ph.D.
The narcissism of our techno-future

Stopping Unwanted Behaviors

By Art Markman Ph.D.
New research on the interplay between goals and temptations?

Beware the Regression Fallacy

By Scott Lilienfeld
Firing Coaches May Seem to Help Sports Teams, But It May Just Be an Illusion