personality

mental health

Apologising All the Time Could Be a Sign of Anxiety

The urge is often involuntary—and has little to do with actual remorse.
Troy Farah
3.13.19
Drugs

How Your Drug Taking Will Affect Your Relationships

We spoke to an academic who studied the effects of two people with different "drug personalities" hooking up.
Anonymous
3.12.19
psychology

Echoists Are Basically the Opposite of Narcissists

Compliments and special attention tend to make them cringe.
Julie Stewart
12.12.18
Sleep

This Is Why You Can't Go Back to Sleep When You Want To

And why you can’t wake up when you have to.
Jesse Hicks
12.1.18
psychology

Here’s Why Narcissists Tend to Come on Too Strong Early in Relationships

It’s known as ‘lovebombing’—and here’s how to tell if you’re experiencing it.
EJ Dickson
11.28.18
Sex

Being Good in Bed Is Tied to an Unexpected Personality Trait

People who rate high in conscientiousness have fewer sexual problems and more satisfying sex lives, according to a new study.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
11.7.18
mind

People Can Guess Your Name Based on How You Look

When a child receives a first name, it comes loaded with a number of social expectations, inferences, and interactions.
Anne-Laure Sellier
8.7.18
psychology

Telling People to Find Their Passion Is Bad Advice

Here's what we should probably tell each other instead.
جيسيكا دوري
7.12.18
mental health

People Who Never Apologise Probably Aren't Nice to Themselves Either

It's hard to forge a connection with someone who believes they're never wrong.
جيسيكا دوري
2.7.18
Art

This Makeover Artist Dismantles Traditional Constructs of Beauty

Unlike other artworks, the cosmetic creations are inherently ephemeral.
Kara Weisenstein
12.5.16
Culture

We Spoke to Playwright Rose Lewenstein About Memory, Personality, and 'Bad Jews'

"If someone can't remember something, did it actually happen? I don't know the answer, but it's an interesting thing to think about. It's something that no one will ever know."
Daisy Jones
6.2.15
The Girls Issue

I Turned Normal for a Week

VICE recently asked me to become a normal girl for a week and document it. I guess a big reason they asked me to do it is because I take a lot of self-portraits and I can come across as a pretty disgusting person.
Jaimie Warren
1.1.07