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February 11 - 17

February 11 - 17

February 18, 2017 - 7 stories
Have a look at this week's top reads, including non-violent protesting, pet loss, the "should" haves, and more.
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Rules of the Nonconformist

February 17, 2017 - 4 stories
Breaking out of the mold is a good thing. Your creativity and productivity may depend on going against the grain. Cover Image: NejronPhoto/Shutterstock
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Such a Tease

February 16, 2017 - 4 stories
From a wink to sexy banter, teasing and flirting may seem like all fun and games. But there are reasons why we do it, how we do it, and who we do it with. Cover Image: IndiaPicture-Shutterstock
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How to Build a Better Brain

February 15, 2017 - 5 stories
How can we train our brains to work better? Read about gray matter as a muscle, what we know about intelligence, foods that boost brain power, and more.
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Be My Valentine

February 14, 2017 - 4 stories
Romance can be rough—both on Valentine’s Day and throughout the year. Here's how to get it right. Cover image: Teksomolika/iStock
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Are You Burned Out?

February 13, 2017 - 6 stories
Have you stressed yourself to the point of exhaustion? Personality traits and work environment both contribute. But it's entirely possible to prevent or bounce back from burnout. Here are some ways to keep yourself going—sanely. Cover Image: Areebarbar/Shutterstock
February 4 - 10

February 4 - 10

February 11, 2017 - 7 stories
Here's what you missed this week. Read about protecting science, boys will be boys, and the connection between stress and baboons more.
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The Slacker in Your Life

February 10, 2017 - 5 stories
You know the co-worker who won't carry his weight, or maybe he refuses to admit the weight is his to carry. Also, read about Peter Pans, the best team players, and more. Cover Image: Hoang Bin-Pexels
The Power of Suggestion

The Power of Suggestion

February 09, 2017 - 4 stories
The science of priming, how culture wires us, and more. Cover image: Youproduction/Shutterstock
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The Leisure Class

February 08, 2017 - 5 stories
Everyone needs recharging. Here's how to get the most out of your time off, make your vacation last, and other cognitive tips.
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Introverted Like Me

February 07, 2017 - 4 stories
Does happiness and extraversion go hand in hand? Not necessarily. The introverted are just as joyful, sometimes even more so. Cover image: SandervanderWerf/Shutterstock
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Survival of the Fittest?

February 06, 2017 - 4 stories
How do some get ahead beyond the odds? Read posts about psychologically vetting the oval office, what is crazy, our nuclear problem, and more. Cover Image: JohanSwanepoel/Shutterstock
January 28 - February 3

January 28 - February 3

February 04, 2017 - 7 stories
Wipe the sweat off and relax with these posts from the week, including smart girls, conflicts of interest, refugees, and more.
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The Glory of the Game

February 03, 2017 - 4 stories
It’s a tough competition, but only one team walks away with the brass ring. Cover Image: Keijj44_Pixabay
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Seeking Refuge

February 02, 2017 - 5 stories
There are 65 million refugees worldwide who are running from persecution and death. But poverty and anxiety or only some of the traumas the displaced have to suffer. Cover Image: OneInchPunch/Shutterstock
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The Gaslight Effect

February 01, 2017 - 4 stories
Do you feel manipulated to the point where you question your sanity? Cover image: Gaslight Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/Public Domain
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Top Posts: January 2017

January 31, 2017 - 25 stories
It's official, 2016 is totally behind us. Have a look at these top posts from the first month of the new year. Learn about canine aging, imprinted genes, the popular vote, and more. Cover Image: Tim Pychyl
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Overconfident and Incompetent?

January 30, 2017 - 5 stories
Why some people believe they are much more competent than they really are. Cover Image: Tharakorn/Shutterstock
January 20 - 27

January 20 - 27

January 28, 2017 - 6 stories
We are settling into a new world order. Here's what you can add to your reading list. See posts on refugees, the inauguration, feeling the blahs, and more.
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Child’s Play

January 26, 2017 - 4 stories
Unfettered parenting may be the key to a child's success. So let them run free and even a little wild. Cover Image: N Pelusi

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