Student loan debt doesn’t make you undateable. How you handle it might.
It's not only a lack of sleep that's hurting us. A lack of dreaming might point to health problems.
Duke University researchers found that stimulating brain regions dealing with abstract reasoning and cognitive flexibility alleviate anxiety and depression.
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An MIT study finds that even toddlers can learn the value of hard work and perseverance.
Since at least the dawn of our species, we've been making and remaking god(s) in our own image. The strange transformations of religion—and faith, the strange impulse that animates it.
Which is worse? Alcohol or marijuana?
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Boredom has benefits. New research finds that device-free solitude deactivates high arousal emotions while reducing stress and promoting relaxation.
Here’s the ideal IQ for a leader who manages the average team of humans.
In this new study, mindfulness-based intervention in schools did not move the needle on teen anxiety, depression, or body image problems.
Time on your own means time to tell the difference between right and wrong.
Jellyfish have their tentacles all tangled up in our lives in ways we’re only dimly aware of.
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A new study explains why some people seem to be better than others at ridding their minds of intrusive thoughts.
Charisma comes down to two things.
The U.S. has been steadily losing its religion for decades — but that trend might ramp up significantly in the years to come.
Most marriages end in resentment. Why should longevity be the sole marker of a successful marriage?
These results may someday offer doctors an early warning biomarker for heart disease.