June 17 - 23

June 17 - 23

We're kicking off summer with these good reads, including judging personality, anxiety, tech innovation, and more.
The Anxiety Epidemic

The Anxiety Epidemic

By Larry D. Rosen Ph.D.
Our smartphones may be a major cause.
Innovation Handmaids

Innovation Handmaids

By Moses Ma
What "The Handmaid's Tale" can teach us about innovation and the human spirit.
How Accurate Are You at Judging Personality?

Are You Accurate at Judging Personality?

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Who’s best suited to judge personality and why
The Relationship Between Waist-Hip Ratio and Fertility

The Waist-to-Hip Ratio

By Nathan H. Lents, Ph.D.
Research from traditional societies provides dramatic new evidence.
Small Samples, Big Hopes

Small Samples, Big Hopes

By Joachim I Krueger Ph.D.
Mind your N’s and p’s.
In Pursuit of Happiness: Why Pain Helps Us Feel Pleasure

Why Pain Helps Us Feel Pleasure

By Brock Bastian Ph.D.
New research on why painful experiences increase our happiness.
Death Is Inevitable but Not Inevitably Dreadful

Death Is Inevitable

By Becky Ready Ph.D., ABPP
Not inevitably dreadful