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Natural Remedies for ADHD

The diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has risen. Combination of behavioral therapy with prescription medication seems to …

How to Create a Time Slice Photograph That Captures the Passage of Time

This “time slice” image by photographer Dan Marker-Moore is a photograph of Shanghai created with 65 separate images captured over 1 hour and 53 …

5 Ways to Reignite the Passion

<b>Your Nerves are Frayed</b><br>In times of stress, we look to our relationships to help us through. This may be why traffic to online dating sites spikes when the Dow falls, says Gian Gonzaga, Ph.D., a senior research scientist at eHarmony Labs and an affiliate faculty member at UCLA. But while singles …

Photographer attempts to express emotion through landscape with incredible results

HIDENOBU SUZUKI IS AN AMATEUR photographer who took on a challenge: to express emotions capturing landscapes rather than portraits.<p>The result of his …

Photography

Slinkachu's Minaturesque Creates Street Scenes Using Toys

<i>All images by Slinkachu. Used with permission and on display at the Andipa gallery.</i><p>Photographer Slinkachu is based in the UK and has worked on …

Brevitē is a Simple New Camera Backpack that Draws Admiration but Not Unwanted Attention

There’s a new camera bag on the horizon that may be worth keeping your eye on: it’s called the Brevitē, and it’s a simple backpack that packs the …

And the Forest began to Sing Again by Peter Donnelly

What Brain Orgasms—And 2 More Bizarre Symptoms—Say About You

Fear of small holes. Extreme aversion to olives. Brain orgasms. These are wacky—but real—health phenomena that even have experts mystified. Here, a look into some of the weirdest symptoms around, and what to do if you have them.<p><b>RANDOM PHOBIAS</b> <b><br>What are they?</b><br>There's misophonia, where you can't stand …

Best and Worst of Psychology & Psychiatry – February 2015

A flurry of research on the power of belief, and how we approach risky and subconscious decisions and behaviors, makes for some intriguing and life …

Psychology

Brain structure varies depending on how trusting people are of others, study shows

A recent study from the University of Georgia shows differences in brain structure according to how trusting people are of others. The research may …

Psychology

I Photograph Greyhounds Rescued From Horrible Masters Who Tortured Them For Poor Hunting Performance

About 3 years ago, my college Alain Bisotti told me about the suffering of greyhounds in south Europe, where these dogs (Galgos & Podencos) were …

Miniature Street Art Installations Take Over London

Street artist Slinkachu's idyllic scenes play out in puddles and street cracks.<p>Street artist Slinkachu’s work is best viewed under a magnifying glass: a lady swings on a matchstick, children play in the pool made from melting popsicle juice, and a couple crosses a river of Sprite. In an upcoming …

How Does the Psychology of Color Affects Marketing Success?

<b>As humans we were all blessed with color vision. The way we live in 2015 has become ever more visual, so visual, in fact, research shows that 90% of</b> …

Is Your Self-Esteem Threatening Your Relationship?

Most people look toward their marriage or long term relationship as a context for love, support and affirmation. Research suggests, however, that a …

The Psychology Of Sleep: Fear Of The Dark, A Spell-Casting Blanket, Kids, And Imagination

A child’s bedtime anxiety can lead to a lifetime of insomnia. Glow Away is determined to make sure we’re not snoozing on the issue.<p>When you’re four years old, imaginary monsters under the bed can cause very real anxiety.<p>Scientists say that the fear of the dark is an evolutionary mechanism, passed …

Kitchen Towels Designed to Look Like Sushi When Properly Rolled

Designer Jenny Pokryvailo has created a series of kitchen towels that look like sushi when properly rolled. The design was submitted to Ototo, which …

Evolution: Marine animals have grown bigger over time, study says

When it comes to evolution, bigger might really be better. A team of Stanford scientists analyzing the body sizes of marine mammals over nearly 550 million years have found that average body size has increased 150-fold.<p>The findings, published in the journal Science, provide evidence that animals …

Biology

​Adult ADHD Symptoms - Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - Men’s Health

​10 Adult ADHD Symptoms Every Impulsive, Procrastinating Guy Must Know<p>It's not just a problem for kids​<p>Getty Images<p>Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common mental disorders diagnosed in kids. But while it's often considered a children's condition, it can affect …

Depression: Psychology Lessons from Harry Potter

“Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it”<br>Albus Dumbledore, <i>Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire</i><p><i>The following was</i> …

Will the True Narcissist Please Stand Up

It seems like everyone is throwing around the word “narcissist” these days. And it might seem harmless enough, but actually, it’s bad for the people …

What Do Animals See in the Mirror?

Asian elephants, magpies, and great apes are among the species that can self-recognize.<p>Reflect on this: What do animals see when they look into a mirror?<p>Our Weird Animal Question of the Week came to us from @iscavenger, who tweeted us after reading our January column "Why Do Dogs Watch—and React …

Smart babies can spot a bully at one year old

At just 13 months, babies can comprehend what constitutes bullying, friendship and what it means to be a bystander, a study has found<p>Babies are smarter than previously thought and can understand complex social situations at 13 months old, psychologists have claimed.<p>They can comprehend what …

University of Missouri

Extremely Rare Fox Seen in Yosemite—First Time in 100 Years

It's too early to say if the Sierra Nevada red fox is rebounding, experts say.<p>One of the rarest animals in North America, the Sierra Nevada red fox, has been caught on camera in California's Yosemite National Park for the first time in nearly a century.<p>Motion-sensitive cameras stationed in the …

Wildlife

Are you promiscuous or faithful? Measure your index finger to find out

A new study of sexual attitudes reveals men and women are both just as likely to want a fling as they are a long-term partner<p>They say that men are from Mars and women are from Venus.<p>But when it comes to our attitude towards promiscuity, it turns out there is no such gender divide.<p>Both men and women …

Relationships

Love Hot Sauce? Your Personality May Be A Good Predictor

A Myers-Briggs personality test can help you determine whether you're an extrovert. But could your love of hot sauce reveal something about your temperament, too?<p>As we have reported, back in the 1980s, a psychology professor at the University of Pennsylvania named Paul Rozin documented a connection …

Psychology

Scientists accuse Church of ignorance over three parent babies

Scientists have accused church leaders of ignoring scientific evidence about three parent babies<p>Scientists have accused the church leaders of refusing to examine overwhelming evidence which shows that the creation of three parent babies is ethical and safe.<p>The Anglican and Catholic churches have …

Genetics

11 Surprising Uses for Kitchen Sponges

These sink-side staples are helpful all over the house. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com<p>Sponges might be the best at cleaning spills and soaping up dishes, but if you confine them to your kitchen, you're missing out on their other hidden skills. These clever uses will have …

Houseplants