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2 Psychology Rules for Getting Better at Chess--and Life

We often use chess as a metaphor for life, business, and other competitive sports, because it's such a strategic game. Coder and chess player Gautam …

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The Psychology of Selfies

Celebrities like Rihanna, Miley Cyrus, Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber lead the selfie trend<p>I am a social media outlier. I have never posted a …

Psychology Research Paper Topics: 50+ Great Ideas

Are you searching for a great topic for your psychology paper? Sometimes it seems like coming up with a good idea for a paper is more challenging …

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The 13 Best Psychology and Philosophy Books of 2013

After the best biographies, memoirs, and history books of 2013, the season’s subjective selection of best-of reading lists continue with the most stimulating psychology and philosophy books published this year. (Catch up on the 2012 roundup here and 2011’s here.)<p>1. ON LOOKING: ELEVEN WALKS WITH …

The Psychology of Self-Control

Ever since psychology godfather William James first expounded the crucial role of habit in how we live and who we become, modern psychology has sought to figure out how we can rewire our bad habits, maximize our willpower, and use habits to optimize our productivity. And yet, if the market for …

10 weirdest right-wing Christian conspiracy theories

Fundamentalist Christianity is crawling with conspiracy theories, urban legends, and just plain bizarre beliefs<p>For the Christian right, having a “faith-based” worldview extends far beyond claims about demons and angels. Unsurprisingly, the world of fundamentalist Christians is absolutely crawling …

North Korea to put US spy ship captured in 1968 on display

The only US navy ship being held by a foreign government is expected to go on display this week as the centrepiece of a North Korean war museum.<p>With …

The Stories Behind the Most Indelible Images of the Boston Bombing

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>As images from the carnage in Boston continue to surface — of missing legs, of fallen men — so, too, …

White House: Boston Explosions "Clearly An Act Of Terror"

"Investigation will have to determine whether it was planned and carried out by a terrorist group, foreign or domestic," official says.<p>WASHINGTON — Minutes after President Obama left a White House podium after giving a speech about the explosions in Boston where he didn't use the word "terrorism," …

North Korea: 'We cannot continue this charade,' warns John Kerry

John Kerry has ruled out “artificial talks” with North Korea, saying that only “real steps” towards disarmament could defuse the crisis in East Asia.<p>The US secretary of state signalled his reluctance to reopen negotiations with North Korea after weeks of inflammatory rhetoric and open threats of …

Iraq hit by wave of attacks less than a week before elections

A series of attacks across Iraq have killed 27 people and wounded more than 100, officials said.<p>The attacks, many involving car bombs, took place …

Iran does not need nuclear bomb, says Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Monday defended his country's controversial nuclear programme while on a tour of west Africa, calling it peaceful and arguing that Tehran has no use for an atom bomb.<p>Speaking during a visit to Benin, the first stop on a three-nation tour, Ahmadinejad called …

Why Washington and Moscow Still Don't Trust Each Other

I left the USSR in 1991. Going back showed that Cold War stereotypes don't fade -- even with time.<p>MOSCOW--The last time I was at Sheremetyevo International Airport, I arrived early for my flight, inched through a five-hour customs line, and napped on an inflatable mattress. It was March 1991, I was …

China's economic growth lower than forecast

China's economic growth has slowed unexpectedly in the first three months of the year, sparking concern about the strength of its recovery.<p>The world's second-largest economy grew by 7.7 per cent over a year earlier, down from the previous quarter's 7.9 per cent, the government reported. That fell …

The Government Blatantly Wastes More Money Than The Cost Of The Sequester

These are just two examples from the Government Accountability Office's third annual report to Congress identifying overlapping programs and inefficiencies across the federal government. This year, the agency watchdog found 31 new areas of overlap, which, if addressed would equal about $95 billion …

Scotland Yard assesses threats to Margaret Thatcher's funeral

Scotland Yard is sifting through the potential threats to the funeral of Lady Thatcher as it tries to assess what is idle chatter and which groups or …

Why the Iranian Nuclear Standoff Won't End Anytime Soon

Both sides are more comfortable with the status quo -- and it will likely endure.<p>Heading into this past weekend's negotiations over Iran's nuclear program, U.S. officials were expressing cautious optimism. In the previous round of talks in February, Iran seemed willing to consider a new proposal …

Jay-Z & Beyoncé Probably Broke Rules of a Government-Approved Cuba Trip

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>After a surprising amount of questions from Marco Rubio and more politicians spent several days …

Irish consultant rejects accusation she refused abortion in 'Catholic country'

A hospital consultant accused of contributing to the death of an Asian dentist by refusing to abort her dying foetus rejected accusations she was influenced by Catholic beliefs in the case.<p>However Katherine Astbury conceded there were medical faults in the treatment of Savita Halappanavar and …

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