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13 Cognitive Biases That Really Screw Things Up For You

The human brain is a natural wonder. It produces more than 50,000 thoughts each day and 100,000 chemical reactions each second. With this amount of processing power, you would think our judgment would be highly accurate, but that's far from the case.<p>Our judgments are often inaccurate because the …

11 Traits Parents of Successful Kids Have in Common

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

5 Ways to Break Bad Habits That Harm You (And Replace Them With Good Ones)

From biting our nails to eating junk food, we all have bad habits. Some of us have figured out how to break bad habits, while others continue to …

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The 7 Best Blog Posts on Motivation

You're reading The 7 Best Blog Posts on Motivation, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, …

The best way to stop normalizing hate crimes is to talk more about the people who act as allies

The aftermath of the US presidential election has drawn fresh attention to bigotry and threats against marginalized communities across the country. At the University of Michigan, where I teach, a man threatened a female student wearing a hijab, saying he would set her on fire if she did not take it …

Does being bilingual change your personality?

When I speak English I’m articulate, mature, and precise. When I speak in Hungarian I’m childlike, quiet, and overly polite. And when I speak in …

Here are some tricks your mind is playing on you that you won’t even believe are happening

In addition to being at the top of the food chain, humans think they are above tricks of the mind. Sorry to break it to you, but you are not. While …

“Flawed individuals will victimize you”: A top FBI profiler’s lessons on extreme narcissists like Trump

That doesn’t make Trump a cult leader, of course, but it does make him very dangerous.<p>Navarro told me that in the past year, many people have …

Research Reveals 5 Powerful Rituals That Will Make You Resilient

Every now and then, life punches below the belt. How can you be resilient when times get tough and you feel bad?There are all kinds of strategies for …

The mental benefits of art history: why we must keep the A level

Just when we thought we were going to lose art history A level, the government recently announced a reprieve. As Anish Kapoor said: ‘Art and art history are the study of what inspires and guides the poetic in us.’<p>Studying art can have a dramatic effect on our brain activity, too. What we know …

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Finding art and history among the malls of Montreal’s underground city

A visit to the “underground city” is a top item in any Montreal tourism guide, although asking a resident for directions just might get you the …

Makeup Tips, Tutorials, Trends & How-To's

Makeup Tips<p>Learn how to contour, strobe, and apply eyeshadow looks like a pro. Makeup tips, tutorials, and step-by-step how-tos helping you master …

Ancient necropolis found in Bordeaux city center

Archaeologists have discovered an exceptionally large and diverse ancient necropolis in the center of Bordeaux. The site, known as Castéja, hosted …

5 Ways to Make More Money in 2017 Than You've Ever Made Before

We are in the midst of the holiday season and Christmas is fast approaching. Most people have their minds on things like buying holiday gifts, holiday parties, the big New Year's celebration and other festive events. That's all well and good and everyone likes to have fun, but what are you doing to …

Long Seen As Victim, 17th Century Italian Painter Emerges As Feminist Icon

She was one of the great female protagonists of the late-Renaissance art world. Forgotten in the 18th and 19th centuries, she was rediscovered in the 20th as a feminist icon.<p>Thirty paintings by Artemisia Gentileschi are on view at Rome's Palazzo Braschi, in a major new exhibit running through May …

France Unveils Stunning Replica of Ancient Lascaux Cave Paintings

On View<p>The original caves have been closed to the public since 1963.<p>,<p>France’s historic Lascaux cave has long been closed to the public in order to …

11 Shoes We Dare You to Try in 2017

2016 gave rise to plenty of bold shoe trends, but that doesn't mean they're all sticking around. We're saying sayonara to the Stan Smith and the standard slide, and welcoming quirky prints, fur, and pom-poms into our lives. The craziest silhouette we plan to try just might be one with extended …

7 Things the Happiest People Do Every Single Day | Inc.com

Everyone wants to be happy. Yet many people are not. Is that because of their circumstances, or because of their perspectives?<p>Great question. Approximately 50 percent of your level of happiness, or what psychologists call your "happiness set-point," is determined by personality traits that are …

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