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Stop the Presses! Dog Owners Are Happier
Stanley Coren Ph.D., F.R.S.C.
on July 27, 2016
New data looks at the impact that dog or cat ownership has on the mental well-being, happiness, and life satisfaction of people.
3 Easy Things You Can Do to Be More Successful
on July 24, 2016
The Mating Game
Are you wondering how to be successful? Greatness is within everyone. A few simple adjustments to your life can go a long way.
3 Surprising Facts About the Dangerous Power of Love
Madeleine A Fugère Ph.D.
on July 22, 2016
Dating and Mating
We think of love as an entirely positive emotion, but there are some surprising downsides to being in love.
Time Alone Saps the Willpower of People Who Are Neurotic
Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
on July 20, 2016
For some people, time alone is rejuvenating. New research shows that for neurotic people, just thinking about spending time by themselves can instead undermine their motivation.
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