Psychology

Is the West Teaching the Developing World to Stigmatize Fat People?
December 12, 2014

“I would kill myself if I was fat,” said a 20-year-old Korean woman.

Can't Get a Word In? You Might Be Talking to a Psychopath
December 09, 2014

Two strangers are locked in a room. Which ones decides what they talk about?

How Much Can You Really Change After You Turn 30?
November 26, 2014

Research suggests that though we change a lot in adolescence and our early twenties. This slows down once we enter adulthood.

Scientists Have Found the Happiest Height for Women
November 20, 2014

The women who are most satisfied with their height are between 5’7” and 5’11.”

People Who Love CrossFit and ToughMudder Aren't Crazy. Here's Why They Do It.
November 19, 2014

And what the rest of us can learn from them

What Would Make a Woman Want to Marry a Serial Killer?
November 18, 2014

The strange, twisted psychology of women who marry death-row inmates.

Why Do People Care Less About Music as They Get Older?
November 14, 2014

Certain personality traits correlate with certain types of music, too.

Just Because You Bought Your Granola Bar at Whole Foods Doesn't Mean It's Better for You
November 14, 2014

People think a lot of "socially responsible" brands.

When the Cook Can See You, Food Tastes Better
November 07, 2014

The cooks worked harder when they could see the customers.

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