Issue Archive

July 2016

The New Menage a Trois

Smartphones are sabotaging our most intimate relationships.

May 2016

Rewrite Your Life

You can't change the past, but you can change the person it makes you.

March 2016

It's Not All About You!

The experience of awe may be the balm that can counteract our narcissistic age.

January 2016

Odd Emotions

Naming feelings we can't describe may help us confront them.

November 2015

The 10-Second Take

When it comes to reading people, a glance can tell us some personality basics, but don’t count on it if you’re looking for love.

September 2015

Wicked Thoughts

The way you think about dark impulses determines whether they become a source of titillation or torment.

July 2015

The Drama of Deception

Being scammed hits so close to home that we’re driven to blame the victim.

May 2015

The Voice of Reason

Everyone engages in self-talk. But much depends on the way we do it.

March 2015


Can you manufacture an “aha moment,” or at least improve the odds of having one?

January 2015

Beyond Happiness: The Upside of Feeling Down

Negative emotions do us a great favor: They save us from ourselves.