July 2014

Psychology Today Magazine July 2014

Two-Minute Memoir: When Love Is a Foreign Concept

A disabled orphan finds love and family far away

Dating: Love the One You're Near

What do GPS-enabled mobile dating apps mean for intimacy?

Nature's Bounty: What's in a Drop?

Finding flavor in the world's most common drink

Mind Your Body: The Brain Aquatic

Take two waves and call me in the morning.

Eccentric's Corner: Boyhood Wonder

Richard Linklater's boldest filmmaking experiment yet required an unprecedented twelve years of shooting.

What's Your Excuse?

Shielding yourself from blame can both help and hurt you.

Stopped in Your Tracks

One scientist takes the measure of our amazement

News: Him, Her, and Hillary

Leading ladies seem to us a different kind of woman—and not in a good way.

News: Don't Tell Me to Cheer Up

"Think positive" may be the wrong advice.

News: Rain? Check.

Rainy days bring productivity

News: Love & Lust

When and why we withhold affection

News: Attitude Adjustment

The "Me Me Me Generation" may be getting a little less self-centered.

Dissecting the Date

The subtle forces steering your first night out

Math: The Extra Sense

Math is an extension of common sense