Top Posts: August 2015

It's been a great summer in more ways than one. Read the best of the month here. Cover Image: Dawnsplitshire/Shutterstock

What's Wrong with Anti-anxiety Drugs?

By Joseph E LeDoux Ph.D.

The Genetics of Happiness

By Todd B. Kashdan Ph.D.

The Truth About Charm Prices

By Utpal Dholakia Ph.D.

Does Social Media Make You a Nicer Person?

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.

Why We’re Reluctant to Get Specific

By Timothy A Pychyl Ph.D.

My Mentor Never Gave His Last Lecture

By Adam Grant Ph.D.

The Link Between Distraction and Impulsivity

By David DiSalvo

At the End of Life

By Alex Lickerman M.D.

Memories of Trauma

By David Myers Ph.D.

How "Awesome" Are You, Really?

By Andy Tix Ph.D.

Philosophical Musings on Food

By Sylvia R. Karasu M.D.

Creativity and Genius

By Kaja Perina

Can We Trust Psychological Studies?

By Mark Van Vugt Ph.D.

The Meaning of Human Existence

By Gregg Henriques Ph.D.

Ashley Madison: Too Honest For Our Times

By Laurie Essig Ph.D.

Mental Health 101

By Isaiah Pickens Ph.D.

American Masculinity and Drugs

By Sean X. Luo M.D., Ph.D.

All or Nothing

By Samantha Boardman M.D.

What Motivates Donald Trump?

By Bobby Hoffman Ph.D.

The Surprising Power of Conspiracy Theories

By Sander van der Linden Ph.D.

Can Improv Comedy Treat Social Anxiety?

By Jon Fortenbury

The Collapse of Values and My Local Car Dealership

By Michael Mascolo Ph.D.

The Secret to Happiness

By Guest Blogger