It’s high time we put the most enduring myths about human behavior to bed, and see the mind—and the world—as it is.
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Mathematician and pianist Eugenia Cheng takes your math phobia down a notch.
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Echoists insist that they not be treated as special. Their partners too often comply.
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A vegetable-based diet seeds cognitive staying power.
Ghada Wali subverts stereotypes through design.
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Social groups are all guided by rules—some more strongly than others.
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Our moral choices are heavily influenced by social norms, research finds—even when those norms are known to be meaningless.
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The cost of misjudging others’ emotions.
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