Isabelle Cozzi

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Do men and women really have different personalities?

Personality profiles appear to reveal consistent (if subtle) differences between men and women – but are they meaningful? Christian Jarrett untangles a knotty and controversial question.<p>It’s been said that men and women are so unlike each other, it’s as if they’re from different planets – a claim …

Psychology

What Dreams Are Like When You’re Blind

<b>Dreams are strange, misunderstood things. This week, Science of Us</b> <b>will be exploring</b> <b>the latest research that helps explain what they are, what they</b> …

Predicting With High Accuracy if Antidepressants Will Help

<i>Summary: A new study reports researchers were able to predict with 80 percent accuracy whether antidepressants would help patients by analyzing their</i> …

Meet the 'super-recognizers,' an elite squad of police officers who are paid to never forget a face

It turns out Eliot Porritt, a detective sergeant with London's Metropolitan Police, is looking for people like me.<p>Porritt leads a police task force called the Super Recognizer Unit. Officers in his unit are believed to have an uncanny ability to place a familiar face, a skill that some researchers …

East London

Learn a Little Psychology to Motivate Employees and Increase Productivity

This is the Hawthorne Effect. Learn what it can do for your office.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Hiring talented employees for a startup can be extremely difficult. Retaining such talent, if they do come onboard, is doubly challenging. Such employees need high levels …

Employment

How to Know When to Trust Your Gut--and When You Shouldn't

A recent study suggests people in high pressure situations make better decisions if they're in tune with their bodies. But that's not the only crucial factor.<p>Hedge fund billionaire George Soros famously relied on instinct to manage his portfolio. He suffered from backaches, and said his pain let …

How to Channel Your Anxiety Into a Performance Enhancer

Too much anxiety can botch your performance. Here's a simple way to reframe it into something much more effective.<p>Your heart bounces against your rib cage. A stream of sweat flows down your spine. Your throat is a desert and your tongue is paralyzed, useless.<p>Are you feeling like this because you're …

Under pressure, Silicon Valley workers turn to LSD microdosing

It's 7am on a sunny Friday in a shared house in the sleepy San Francisco neighbourhood of Richmond. Flatmates buzz in and out of the kitchen as Lily …