May 27 - June 2

May 27 - June 2

Kick back and read a few posts from the week, including essays about mind-reading, porn use, being human, and more.
Is It Possible to Teach Yourself to Read Minds?

Can You Learn to Read Minds?

By Srini Pillay M.D.
The science of intuition.
Is Porn Use Really Harmful to Relationships?

Is Porn Use Really Harmful?

By David Ludden Ph.D.
It’s time to admit that we just don’t know.
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.
3 Rules for Podcastable Characters

Podcastable Characters

By Katherine Ramsland Ph.D.
Turning someone you know into a viral phenomenon.
Can Contraceptives Affect the Health of Future Children?

Can Contraceptives Affect the Health of Future Children?

By Gurit E. Birnbaum, Ph.D.
Using Hormonal Birth Control for Human Evolution