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Ho Ho Ho

Here are a few happy holiday reads, including essays about empathy, patience, and human nature. CoverImage: JoelCarterPexels
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The Emergence and Nature of Us

By Jeremy E Sherman Ph.D.

Not a supernatural soul and not a computer, so what the heck are you, really?
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Why Should We Slow Down? The Lost Art of Patience

By Alan Castel Ph.D.

Smart phones make us faster, but slowing down may make us healthier and happier.
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Better Living Through Empathy

By Adam Gerace Ph.D.

How we can improve our ability to understand others.
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Holidays Are a Powerful Source of Nostalgia

By Clay Routledge Ph.D.

Why holidays help us make meaningful memories