Hope is double-edged, false hope can set you on a collision course with despair. Know when your hopes are well-founded and how to turn your deep desires into results.
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What are emotions, exactly? New developments reveal a great deal about what emotions are and how they work.
Laith Al-Shawaf Ph.D. on December 3, 2021
Do you think that evolution is "random", or that natural selection is a "chance" process? If so, you might be making a key error.
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Laith Al-Shawaf Ph.D. on July 11, 2021
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