Peter C Feeney

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Renovated Loft In San Francisco Featuring A Masculine Vibe And A Functional Interior

Located in San Francisco, California, this loft was recently renovated and it got a whole new look. It was a project by LINEOFFICE Architecture. The …

Masculine – Dark Apartment Interior Design

When it comes to interior design, bright and airy spaces are almost always more appealing than dark spaces. However, this doesn’t mean that dark …

'The Manliest Thing About Me Is...' Series Defines Masculinity In An Amazing Way

"I write love letters to myself every day." "My ability to show pure emotion." "I think critically and stand up."<p>These are the thoughts one group of men shared when asked what the manliest thing about themselves was.<p>Photographer Reesee Zigga Zagga went to the What Makes A Man 2013 conference, and …

'Traditional masculine values' are evolving, not dying

I thought I had heard enough febrile, hyperbolic pronouncements on modern masculinity to get me through any year, but I had not counted on Camille Paglia. In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, the maverick libertarian feminist pondered the implications of the feminisation of society and the …

Brit Hume: ‘masculine, muscular’ Christie at risk in ‘feminized atmosphere’

Interesting theory on scandal-embroiled New Jersey Gov. <b>Chris Christie</b>, brought to us by Fox News political analyst <b>Brit</b> <b>Hume</b>, <b></b>who said this on Sunday’s “Media Buzz”:<p>Credit: CBN News“In this sort of feminized atmosphere in which we exist today, guys who are masculine and muscular like that in their …

Why the Masculine Face? Genetic Evidence Reveals Drawbacks of Hypermasculine Features

Studying sex differences seldom gets boring. While the origins of differences in behavior and cognition remain fiercely -- and quite rightly -- disputed, we don't sweat quite as much about why women and men differ in size and strength. The Darwinian process of sexual selection, in which genes that …

What is the cost to boys of our traditional view of masculinity?

I am the mother of a boy child, as my Nigerian family would say. Having a boy means not having to worry about what to do with a girl. Here in the UK I have lost count of the number of times I have heard people assert that boys are good because they are emotionally "uncomplicated". Collectively, we …

Girls' mental health suffers when romances unfold differently than they imagined

A new study reveals that for adolescent girls, having a romantic relationship play out differently than they imagined it would has negative …

Mental Biology: The New Science of How the Brain and Mind Relate Kindle Edition

<b>A leading neuroscientist offers the latest research and many new ideas on the connections between brain circuitry and conscious experience.</b><p>How the …

The Brain Does NOT Create Consciousness

In a recent interview on Waking Times aired on The People’s Voice Network, Dr. Eben Alexander, Harvard Neurosurgeon presents compelling scientific …

Human behaviour: is it all in the brain – or the mind?

You've seen the headlines: This is your brain on love. Or God. Or envy. Or happiness. And they're reliably accompanied by pictures of colour-drenched brains – scans capturing Buddhist monks meditating, addicts craving cocaine, and students choosing Coke over Pepsi. The media – and even some …

Why it's time for brain science to ditch the 'Venus and Mars' cliche

As hardy perennials go, there is little to beat that science hacks' favourite: the hard-wiring of male and female brains. For more than 30 years, I have seen a stream of tales about gender differences in brain structure under headlines that assure me that from birth men are innately more rational …

The Top Ten Brain Science And Psychology Studies Of 2013

Putting it mildly, 2013 was an eventful year for brain science. This Top 10 list isn’t meant to be exhaustive (given how many studies are published each year, it never could be), but it’s a sturdy sampling of incredible work being conducted around the world, moving us closer to solving some …

Anatomy of the Brain

The anatomy of the brain is complex due its intricate structure and function. This amazing organ acts as a control center by receiving, interpreting, …

The Science of Why Our Brains Are Wired to Connect

<i>“Without the sense of fellowship with men of like mind,”</i> Einstein wrote, <i>“life would have seemed to me empty.”</i> It is perhaps unsurprising that the iconic physicist, celebrated as “the quintessential modern genius,” intuited something fundamental about the inner workings of the human mind and soul …

Talk therapy may reverse biological changes in PTSD patients

A new paper published in <i>Biological Psychiatry</i> suggests that cognitive behavioral therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) not only reduces …

Art Therapy: Relieve Stress By Being Creative

While art therapy is its own field, you can use the benefits of art to express your creative side and drawing skills to reduce stress and get in …

Creativity

Art as Therapy: Alain de Botton on the 7 Psychological Functions of Art

The question of what art is has occupied humanity since the dawn of recorded history. For Tolstoy, the purpose of art was to provide a bridge of empathy between us and others, and for Anaïs Nin, a way to exorcise our emotional excess. But the highest achievement of art might be something that …