Paul Chapman

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Sorry, Myers-Briggs: New research says there are just *4* personality types

Getting to know yourself is kind of like the ultimate ongoing DIY project. But instead of the scissors, glitter, and glue common to other creative …

Myers-Briggs

6 Behaviors That Push People Away From You

While the right people will always accept us for who we are, there are some behaviors we demonstrate that make it difficult for them to do so. …

Self-help

1961 psychiatric interview with a schizophrenic

I've watched this video twice because it is fascinating, both for the subject and for the aesthetics. This young man is being interviewed about why …

Mental Health

This Tiny Fish Can Recognize Itself In a Mirror. Is It Self-Aware?

Animals<p>The cleaner wrasse joins humans, chimpanzees, dolphins, and a select few other animals that can pass a long-standing intelligence test.<p>It’s almost automatic—if you notice a smudge when you look in the mirror, you wipe it off. Seems simple, but only a few particularly clever species such as …

Fish

Science says parents of successful kids have these 11 things in common

Most parents want their kids to stay out of trouble, do well in school, and go on to live successful lives as adults.<p>And while there isn’t a set …

Stanford University

10 Great Sci-Fi Stories to Tide You Over Until Cyberpunk 2077

Now that the world has gotten a look at the ominous sights and sounds of Night City in CD Project Red’s Cyberpunk 2077, we’re hoping we won’t have to …

Altered Carbon

America’s Suicide Crisis May Be Worse Than Previously Thought

Diabetes is a well-known health threat in the U.S., with rates that have reached epidemic levels in recent years. But now researchers are reporting …

Mental Health

The Cognitive Biases Tricking Your Brain

Science suggests we’re hardwired to delude ourselves. Can we do anything about it?<p>I am staring at a photograph of myself that shows me 20 years older than I am now. I have not stepped into the twilight zone. Rather, I am trying to rid myself of some measure of my present bias, which is the tendency …

Ford Transit Camper van has everything you need, including a toilet

<b>It's hard to live without a toilet, but it is also hard to squeeze one into such a small space without some compromises.</b><p>Readers often complain when …

Stamford House

In a neighborhood filled with oversized homes, the Stamford House stands out not by the space it occupies, but the space it doesn't. The home, also …

The 13 Steamiest Erotic Thrillers from the ‘90s

Does anybody else just want to fully take a break from 2018? It's summertime, and summertime means vacation, and what better way to take a vacation …

Three ways to get people the mental-health care they need

By Kate Farinholt ,<p>Jean Harris and<p>Rhonda Thissen<p><i>Kate Farinholt is executive director of NAMI Maryland. Jean Harris is executive director of NAMI DC. Rhonda Thissen is executive director of NAMI Virginia.</i><p>Recent high-profile celebrity suicides have gotten people talking about mental-health care. …

Mental Health

18 Modern Apartment Ideas to Make Your Space Feel Bigger and Brighter

New Yorkers know this better than anyone: In a small apartment, the best solution is to make your space feel bigger and brighter. How, you ask? While …

Small Spaces

23 Foreign Horror Films Netflix Should Just Delete Because They're That Scary

There's nothing better than a scary movie to get the adrenaline rushing through your system. Whether you're looking to get pumped up ahead of Halloween, or you need a more low-key horror movie that you can actually handle, scary movies are an unmatched experience. Once you've run through all the …

Horror Movies

8 Literary Podcasts To Subscribe To If You Want To Join A Book Club Without Leaving Your Home

There are those who read, and those who love to chat about what they read. For the latter demographic, it can be tough when it feels like you're the …

Best Sci Fi Movies on Netflix Right Now (September 2018)

Do you need a Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy this weekend? Looking for a date with a computer? Have lightsaber, will travel? Then you're in luck, …

Black Panther

Tiny Heirloom unveils 'The Goose' — a custom tiny home with stunning interiors

Once again, the genius design team from Tiny Heirloom has unveiled another spectacular tiny home. Built on a gooseneck trailer, The Goose offers a …

Time for the Meghalayan: A new geological age has officially been declared

After years of debate, the International Chronostratigraphic Chart has officially been revised. What does that mean, exactly? Our current point in …

The No. 1 Mistake People Make When Handling Tough Conversations

No one enjoys difficult discussions, but if you want them to actually be helpful to your team, you're gonna need to lose the teleprompter.<p>I hardly have to tell you that the role of a leader is an important one. You're responsible for guiding and motivating your team to achieve its goals, and when …

List of US States With the Most Psychopaths Isn't That Surprising

We're looking at you, DC, and California.<p>Try as they might, some states can’t shake their reputations. Some are friendly (hi, Minnesota!), others …

Psychology

Five Ways to Cope With Your Parent's Death

The grief is personal, just like your relationship with your mom or dad.<p>Losing a parent is something almost all of us will experience. And yet, the death of a parent is different for everyone, because the resulting grief is personal, just as your relationship with your mom or dad was. Siblings …

How Sleep Cleans Up the Brain

The exact reason why we sleep has long been one of the greatest mysteries of modern science. Many different theories have been proposed, but the fact …

Alzheimer's Disease

How to immediately refresh your brain to restore high-level thinking

Mental clarity can escape anyone.<p>Surely even Einstein and Shakespeare had their moments. It happens.<p>It’s your ability to recover that matters.<p>You can …

Creativity

What’s the Difference Between Dopamine and Serotonin?

Dopamine and serotonin are both neurotransmitters. Neurotransmitters are chemical messengers that regulate countless functions and processes in your …

Dopamine

The 6 Stages of Behavior Change

Anyone who has ever made and broken a New Year’s resolution can appreciate the difficulty of behavior change. Making a lasting change in behavior is …

Dotdash

Antidepressants work, but for children there's a better way | Mike Shooter

Pills may help adults, but most depression has its roots in our early years, and helping children who are struggling could stop it before it begins<p>Sian was just 14, brought by her misery to the edge of self-harm, when I met her in a cafe at the top end of one of the old mining valleys. Neutral …

These Antidepressants Are Most Effective, Study Says

Millions of people take antidepressants for depression. But there’s long been debate over just how effective the medications actually are. On …

Scientists studying psychoactive drugs accidentally proved the self is an illusion

Philosophers and mystics have long contemplated the disconcerting notion that the fixed self is an illusion. <b></b>Neuroscientists now think they can prove it or, at least, help us glimpse this truth with some help from psilocybin, the psychoactive property in magic mushrooms.<p>Researchers around the world …

The Magnetic Field Is Shifting. The Poles May Flip. This Could Get Bad.

The shield that protects the Earth from solar radiation is under attack from within. We can’t prevent it, but we ought to prepare.<p>One day in 1905, …

Magnetism

Physicists Say They've Created a Device That Generates 'Negative Mass'

Say what?<p>Physicists have created what they say is the first device that's capable of generating particles that behave as if they have negative …