What It's Like to Have a Phobia of Talking
For sufferers of selective mutism, speaking is the most frightening thing in the world.
Why Do Men Always Assume You're in Love with Them? An Investigation
Evolution says it helps their mating odds; psychology says they have attachment issues. I think they just aren't very humble.
Study Finds People Are Morally Outraged by Those Who Decide Not to Have Kids
We talked to the author of a study about why people are deeply unchill about those who don't want to ever spawn offspring.
Stop Confusing Your Nerves With Having Anxiety
Nothing is more fashionable right now than anxiety disorders.
Why Smart People Are Lazier than Their Dumb Friends
According to a 2016 study, people with a high need for cognition are more likely to spend their days lounging around and not exercising.
This Week in Science
This Is The Best Kind of Disguise To Conceal Your Identity
This week in science: using brain imaging to predict who will respond to antidepressants, how your personality rubs off on your cat, and a disguise that is surprisingly effective.
Why Cleaning Makes Some People Feel Less Anxious
A psychologist explains why doing chores leads to less stress.
Science Says Pizza Can Make You More Productive at Work
A study carried out on workers making computer chips found that pizza and compliments from the boss were the main motivators for increased productivity.
I Took MDMA with My Mum, Dad and Sister So We Could Talk About Our Feelings
I sat down with life coach Annie Lalla to discuss what her experiences with MDMA have taught her about building better relationships.
Apologizing All the Time Could Be a Sign of Anxiety
The urge is often involuntary—and has little to do with actual remorse.
Your Brain Is Constantly Searching for Problems to Fix
When something becomes rare, we tend to see it in places more than ever.
The Secret to Getting More Done When You Are Your Own Boss
Staying focused and productive when there’s no one around to hold you accountable can mean the difference between success and failure.
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