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When actual people correct misinformation online, it can be as effective, if not more so, as when a social media company labels something as questionable.
Lessons from child development research teach us how we learn to trust others.
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How much we enjoy a conversation can all be a matter of timing — specifically, how long it takes us to respond to what was just said.
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Successful constructive criticism is as much about mindset as methods.
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Like it or not, we are the descendants of busybodies.
The belief that lying is rampant in the digital age just doesn’t match the data.
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The infamous misogynist had some profound insights on romance.
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Research shows that those who spend more time speaking tend to emerge as the leaders of groups, regardless of their intelligence.
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Dealing with rudeness can nudge you toward cognitive errors.
Anger and silence are the two worst reactions.
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The way you speak might reveal a lot about you, such as your willingness to engage in casual sex.
Linguists discover 30 sounds that may have allowed communication before words existed.
Social interactions are important for building the strongest relationships.
Research has shown how important empathy is to relationships, but there are limits to its power.
Digitized logbooks from the 1800s reveal a steep decline in strike rate for whalers.
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