Top 25: December 2013

Check out our top posts of the month, including: How to improve yourself (for real) this new year, how we think about charity, and the greatest invention of all time.

8. When Music Hurts

By Kimberly Sena Moore Ph.D.

1. Trick Yourself: Making Resolutions Stick

By Juliana Breines Ph.D.

3. Seven Relationship Resolutions to Keep

By Kory Floyd Ph.D.

4. Your Body on Display

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.

12. Three Core Anxieties and How to Calm Them

By Bill Knaus Ed.D.

5. The Upside of Starting Your Career in a Recession

By Adam Grant Ph.D.

2. The Power of Permission

By David Finch

6. When the Goal Looms Larger

By Jason Plaks Ph.D.

9. Defeat Without Dishonor

By Molly S. Castelloe Ph.D.

10. How to Find Solitude on a Busy Day

By Polly Campbell

11. Language and the Math Handicap

By Peter Gray Ph.D.

7. Why Aren't the Holidays Happier?

By Sonja Lyubomirsky Ph.D.

13. The Greatest Invention of All Time

By Alex Lickerman M.D.

14. Why Does Time Fly as We Get Older?

By Jordan Gaines Lewis, Ph.D.

16. How Daughters Change Fathers

By Elizabeth Aura McClintock Ph.D.

17. When Adolescents Renounce the Family Faith

By Carl E Pickhardt Ph.D.

25. What Is Knowledge?

By Gregg Henriques Ph.D.

18. Too Much of a Good Thing

By Christopher Bergland

15. Are You a Slacktivist?

By Adam Grant Ph.D.

19. Self-Victimizing Again?

By Jill P. Weber Ph.D.

22. The Power of the Gifts We Hide

By Ken Page L.C.S.W.

23. How to Read About a Feared Illness

By Fredric Neuman M.D.

24. Ten Sources of Low Self-Esteem

By Suzanne Lachmann Psy.D.

20. All Rise

By Robert W. Fuller Ph.D.