Perpetual bliss would completely undermine our will to accomplish anything at all – that’s why perfect contentment has probably been evolved out of us In the 1990s, a psychologist named Martin Seligman
When the Universe began from its hot, dense, rapidly expanding state — from the Big Bang — there was no way of knowing it would have turned out this way. The Universe could have recollapsed almost immediately,
New experiments revisit a classic paradox of thermodynamics. In 1867, renowned physicist James Clerk Maxwell wrote a letter to fellow physicist and middle-name enthusiast Peter Guthrie Tait in which he
It all began with a chirp. Last week, a new era of astronomy began as Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory executive director David Reitze stood before a packed room at the National Press
It's the first time in 10 years that they have aligned this way. If you can manage to bundle up and brave the morning chill, you're in for an amazing show for the next four weeks. From January 20 to February
Cheap and effective, CBT became the dominant form of therapy, consigning Freud to psychology’s dingy basement. But new studies have cast doubt on its supremacy – and shown dramatic results for psychoanalysis.
‘Researchers have found that CBT is roughly half as effective in treating depression as it used to be’ Everybody loves cognitive behavioural therapy. It’s the no-nonsense, quick and relatively cheap approach