May 20 - 26

May 20 - 26

See the best of the week, with posts about female sexuality, health and wealth, hate crimes, and more.
Want to Be Healthy? Get Rich!

Want to Be Healthy? Money Helps

By Glenn Geher Ph.D.
The wealthy face of healthy living.
Do Selfies Make Us Self-Conscious?

Do Selfies Make Us Self-Conscious?

By Gwendolyn Seidman Ph.D.
How selfies affect self-esteem and social sensitivity.
Why Social Stigma Matters

Why Social Stigma Matters

By Benjamin Mitchell-Yellin, Ph.D.
The link between Trump's victory and hate crimes.
Understanding Skirt Club

Understanding Skirt Club

By Wednesday Martin Ph.D.
What can an all-women's sex party teach us about our deepest selves?
Hassles Are Part of Being Human, Even for Our Ancestors

The Hassles of Being Human

By Agustín Fuentes Ph.D.
It’s never easy being human, or even almost human, but that hasn’t stopped us.
Are Dogs Self-Aware?

Are Dogs Self-Aware?

By Nigel Barber Ph.D.
Tests may be biased in favor of visual creatures like ourselves.