"Our kids are 'wired' for control. Our role as adults is not to force them to follow the track we’ve laid out for them; it’s to help them develop the skills to find their own way..."
Those at risk for breast cancer should pay particular attention.
Are we going about being happy all wrong? One Greek philosopher thinks so, and he has advice for you.
Generally people drink to either increase positive emotions or decrease negative ones.
Trying to figure out the meaning of life? Here are a few thoughts on the subject from some very famous American philosophers.
Worldwide studies are suggesting that children would much rather pretend to be grown-ups than pretend to be fantasy figures like Elsa or Spider-Man.
There are a number of different tests, including those developed by experts and free tools you can access online.
Psychology and philosophy have always been intertwined, what does one of the more famous philosophers have to say about how you think?
Having trouble finding the meaning of life? Nietzsche had the same problem. His philosophy offers us a few suggestions for finding the solution.
Wild boars in the sewers of London. Augmented humans of the future. Jason's high school friend, celebrated children's author Jacob Sager Weinstein, on imaginary histories and possible futures.
In her new book, Creative Change, social psychologist Jennifer Mueller says everyone loves the idea of creativity even while we prefer the status quo.
Are you an important person? The answer you give may indicate to psychologists how narcissistic you are. Similarly, the culture you are born into plays an important role.
Just like obesity, weight-loss can also "spread like a virus."
A very useful Venn diagram illustrates this concept perfectly.
The virtual reality that's coming is like nothing we've ever experienced. Now's the time to decide what it's good for.
"Buddhist psychology and Western psychotherapy both hold out hope for a more flexible ego, one that does not pit the individual against everyone else in a futile attempt to gain total surety."
People get angry for all sorts of reasons, from the trivial ones (someone cut me off on the highway) to the really serious ones (people keep dying in Syria and nobody is doing anything about it). But, mostly,...
Do you ever act irrationally? You probably have. Let's take a look at how to fix that.
When you're in a midlife crisis, success can seem like failure.
Complex problems undermine the very principle of meritocracy: the idea that the ‘best person’ should be hired. There is no best person.