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Strike up a conversation first. Start with a neutral topic, like the weather, says Edward Geiselman, an emeritus professor of psychology at the University of California, Los Angeles. Disarm your interlocutor
Research explains how music affects your productivity. By Gregory Ciotti, marketing at Help Scout Music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity. But does music itself help one to create?
The rush is on to find genetic links to happiness, depression and other psychological traits. In the latest study—one of the largest ever conducted on the subject—more than 190 researchers in 17 countries