March 2014

Psychology Today Magazine March 2014

Unconventional Wisdom: The Purpose of Dating

The real purpose of dating; moving on after being used.

Q & A with Phil Klay

An ex-Marine sketches the faces of a decade-defining war

Nature's Bounty: The Psychobiotic Revolution

It may be possible to relieve anxiety and depression solely by manipulating bacteria in the gut.

Sex: If I Could Do It All Over Again

Rethinking a sexual fling is normal

Eccentric's Corner/Q+A: Memory Maker

Globe-trotting photographer Jimmy Nelson makes the case for indigenous cultures.

Bookshelf: Lost in Translation

Reading others is an essential human skill—but it's not failsafe.

Bookshelf: What’s So Funny?

Poking around the marrow of the funny bone

News: Shorts

The latest studies on cheating, fatigue and spanking

News: Color War

Colors of culture

News: Checking Him Out

Women scan potential mates in a flash

Give It to Me Straight

How to deliver unwelcome messages.