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Tricky Ways Companies Use Colors and Sight
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Tricky Ways Companies Use Colors and Sight

While most people think that their purchasing decisions are made

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The 5 Voices In Your Head – How Do You Self-Talk?
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The 5 Voices In Your Head – How Do You Self-Talk?

A psychology study has analyzed how you experience ‘that voice in

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The Scientific Effect Of Affection
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The Scientific Effect Of Affection

Physical affection is such a powerful tool that, regardless of whether

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Work Flow: $75,000 Can Buy You Happiness
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Work Flow: $75,000 Can Buy You Happiness

Whoever said that money can’t buy you happiness was wrong…Well,

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The Science of Disgust
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The Science of Disgust

All of us know the feeling: your nose scrunches up

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The Scientific Connection Between Camping and Circadian Rhythms
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The Scientific Connection Between Camping and Circadian Rhythms

The circadian system is responsible for regulating a ton of

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The True Story of the Stanford Prison Experiment: It’s Not What You Thought
Science

The True Story of the Stanford Prison Experiment: It’s Not What You Thought

One of the most classic psychology experiments that college freshmen

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6 Reasons Being Left-Handed Will Probably Kill You
Science

6 Reasons Being Left-Handed Will Probably Kill You

If you’re a lefty like me, you understand the perils

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29 Phobias You’ve Never Heard Of
Science

29 Phobias You’ve Never Heard Of

A phobia is an anxiety disorder characterized by the persistent

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The Science of Argumentation
Science

The Science of Argumentation

Most people think that the best way to convince other

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The Science Behind Cabin Fever
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The Science Behind Cabin Fever

Despite the first days of spring, winter’s not over yet.

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How Good Are You at Mindreading? Nine Ways To Peer Into the Windows of the Soul
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How Good Are You at Mindreading? Nine Ways To Peer Into the Windows of the Soul

Simon Baron-Cohen of the University of Cambridge thinks he can

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5 Psychological Studies From The Grandfather Sigmund Freud
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5 Psychological Studies From The Grandfather Sigmund Freud

Sigmund Freud is a household name in the realm of

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Marcia, Jan, Cindy: What Your Birth Order Says About Your Personality
Science

Marcia, Jan, Cindy: What Your Birth Order Says About Your Personality

Every man who stepped on the Moon was the first-born

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Do You Want Push-Button Happiness? 8 Ways You Can Be Brainwashed
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Do You Want Push-Button Happiness? 8 Ways You Can Be Brainwashed

In the future, nanobot brain implants might be able to

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The Most Shocking Psychological Experiment Ever – 6 Facts On The Dark Side Of Humanity
History Science

The Most Shocking Psychological Experiment Ever – 6 Facts On The Dark Side Of Humanity

Nazi war criminals used the defense of ‘just following orders’.

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14 of the Most Offensive “Mental Disorders” Ever in the DSM
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14 of the Most Offensive “Mental Disorders” Ever in the DSM

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (better known

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Thirteen Scientific Reasons Why We Click With Our Friends and Lovers
Lifestyle Science

Thirteen Scientific Reasons Why We Click With Our Friends and Lovers

Sometimes it’s love at first sight… or bros at first

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9 of the Weirdest Phobias People Actually Have
Lifestyle Science

9 of the Weirdest Phobias People Actually Have

Ever wished there were a technical name to legitimize your