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How to Keep Your Day Free From Fear and Anxiety

<b>E</b>very emotion we feel is essentially just unreleased or unused energy, so we have to learn how to use our energy in the most efficient way. Before …

Self-help

Havens of Resilience - Educational Leadership

Resilience research also answers the question I asked myself many times after I grew into adulthood—a question that every educator has asked at one …

This machine makes cold brew coffee in less than 10 minutes

Cold brew coffee is delicious. It's about two-thirds less acidic than coffee brewed with hot water, which results in a cleaner, smoother and less bitter taste. Unfortunately, making cold brew coffee is a pain. You typically have to let the grounds steep for 12 to 24 hours, which requires a lot of …

Watch This Animation to Learn One Secret From Neuroscience for a Happy Marriage

There are all sorts of tips out there on how to make sure a happy relationship stays a happy one; usually, they have something to do with “date …

Neuroscience

16 Cookie Crust Pies You Won’t Be Able to Resist

Pies aren’t the kind of dessert everyone feels comfortable tackling. There’s no shame in that. Luckily, there are many different ways to make a pie, including ways that forgo traditional pie crust ideas for something just as delicious. Introducing your new best friend: the cookie crust pie! Also …

What's Your Drunk Personality? (There Are Four)

(Photo: Roberto Caruso)<p>Earlier this year, researchers at the University of Missouri–Columbia published a study in the journal of Addiction Research & …

These 11 rising stars are auditioning to be the next Han Solo — what you need to know about them

While it might not pay a lot, it will bring you international fame. There will also likely be an action figure made out of you.<p>Earlier this year, Disney announced that it's planning a prequel focused on Han Solo. It will be directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller ("The Lego Movie") and open in …

Tokyo's solution to rogue drones? Drones with nets

Law enforcement agencies the world over are worried about the power of drones, and how nefarious types could use them for evil. Tokyo has decided that there's only one thing to be done about the problem, which is to form an anti-drone squad that'll apprehend rogue fliers in the air. Rather than …

Trippy Networks: How LSD Changes Consciousness

<b>LSD is known to cause changes in consciousness, including “ego-dissolution”, or a loss of the sense of self. Despite a detailed knowledge of the</b> …

Neuroscience

Why the Greatest Minds Take Long Walks

W<p>alking isn’t sexy. It’s not the hot new trend or the most enticing productivity hack. Even so, it’s probably one of the most beneficial habits you …

Walking

Understanding Depressive Personality Trait | The Exhausted Woman

Depressive Personality (DP) is not the same thing as depression. The two can look the same as the symptoms are similar. The major difference is that …

This Is Your Brain on Love

Research shows love is as addictive to the brain as cocaine or heroin.<p>Psychologist JoAnn Deak opened her talk at a recent 92Y event by noting the …

Neuroscience

What Your Face Shape Says About Your Personality

If you've ever wondered what people's first impressions of you are, look no further...<p>Jean Haner, who practices ancient Chinese medicine, claims that …

6 takeaways from the Republican presidential debate

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump finally took some punches, Carly Fiorina grabbed control, Jeb Bush woke up and Marco Rubio and Chris Christie elbowed their way into the fray on a crowded stage. Everyone else just tried to crash the party.<p>The CNN Republican debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library on …

Government

What If People With Autism Are Actually Hyperfunctional?

Most people who think about autism think of people who struggle or are inept in some ways, especially when it comes to social behaviors. But there’s …

5 Weird Coffee Trends You Should Know About

Americans are certifiably obsessed with coffee. Nearly 60% of Americans age 18 and up report they drink coffee on any given day, according to the …

This Is What Anxiety Feels Like

<i>"There's a misconception that anxious people are antisocial, short-fused or over-dramatic. But they're most likely processing everything around them so intensely that they can't handle a lot of questions, people or heavy information all at once. Anxiety is when you feel everything." -- Katie</i> …

The most important lesson from 83,000 brain scans | Daniel Amen | TEDxOrangeCoast

15 Weird Ice Cream Flavors That Are Anything But Vanilla

If you grew up with your parents telling you that you can’t have ice cream for dinner, they probably never thought about it including avocado, balsamic vinegar or goat cheese. There has been a true revolution in the world of ice cream, and the only rule is that there are no rules. We’ve collected a …

Guitar Experiment – Online Tests | Psychology - Hearing Lab

We’re conducting two online tests as part of our ongoing study on the preferences of guitar players for different woods used for the back and side …

How An Anime Series Helped Me Recognize My Depression

The world of Paranoia Agent can seem overwhelming and monstrous. But it looked very familiar to me.<p>Depression is large. I don't mean this in the sense that depression as a mental health disorder is widespread (though, of course, it is). I mean that an individual's depression is greater than the …

Mental Health

Mixed Signals: Why People Misunderstand Each Other

The psychological quirks that make it tricky to get an accurate read on someone's emotions<p>In her new book <i>No One Understands You and What To Do About It</i>, Heidi Grant Halvorson tells readers a story about her friend, Tim. When Tim started a new job as a manager, one of his top priorities was …

What 'Food Porn' Does to the Brain

What's the psychological appeal of looking at food that can't be tasted?<p>In the mid-20th century, the Dutch biologist Nikolaas Tinbergen uncovered an odd quirk of animal behavior: Across species, the animals in his experiments seemed to prefer prettier, flashier, more attention-grabbing versions of …

George Mason

These Coffee Cup Comics Are Guaranteed to Make You Smile

Need a little pick-me up beyond your morning coffee? How about a delightfully designed cup to suit your mood? Artist Josh Hara is an expert doodler who spends his time (when not serving as a high-powered creative director for an ad agency) doodling on coffee cups.<p>It’s all part of a project to …

Play

While this research broadly examines a trend in American culture, another study investigated specific individuals over time and revealed that …

KQED

<i>Part 4 in the series Learning In the New Economy of Information.</i><p><b>By Shawn McCusker</b><p>We live in a world where we are constantly connected to information. …

What to Do Every Hour to Drop Pounds All Day

<b>6 a.m.</b><br>Wake up, and drink a big glass of water. It'll fill you up and get things moving to prevent belly bloat. Eat a small snack that offers quick carbohydrates and a little protein, such as half a banana and a few almonds—eating first thing jump-starts your metabolism.<p>And if you have time, …

Spotify CEO shoots back at Taylor Swift, and he has a point

Advertisement<p>31 Comments<p>Credit: Ronald Woan/Flickr<p>Spotify responded on Tuesday to a high-profile diss from Taylor Swift, who last week yanked her …

The Neuroscience Of "Harry Potter"

Or, what happens to your brain when you’re lost in a book.<p>Let’s do a casual experiment. Here’s a brief passage from the first book in some obscure fiction series called <i>Harry Potter:</i><p>A bush on the edge of the clearing quivered. … Then, out of the shadows, a hooded figure came crawling across the …