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20 Carl Jung Quotes That Will Make You Think

20 Carl Jung Quotes That Will Make You Think

His insights often lead to better self-understanding.  

Unhappy? It Might Be a Sign of Intelligence

The downside? It could be a sign of primitive (and cynical) thinking inherited from early homo sapiens. 

10 Cognitive Biases That Affect Your Everyday Decisions

We make up to 35,000 decisions a day. Try to avoid these ways of thinking. 

Is Depression Even More Biological Than We Think?

People with overactive immune systems may be more predisposed than others, a new study found. 

Has Facebook Really Been Suppressing Conservatives?

‘Workers routinely suppressed news stories of interest to conservative readers,’ a former Facebook employee told Gizmodo. 

Scientists Finding Ways to Upload Knowledge to our Brains

Subjects receive electric signals as they sleep, and results show they outperform the placebo group by a hefty margin.

How These Cute Creatures Confound Evolutionary Theory

Find out how the island fox might be changing our understanding of natural selection. 

3 ‘Bad Loves’: When Freud and Christian Theology Actually Agree

Christian theology and Freud identify three types of ‘bad love’—and they’re pretty much everywhere in our culture.  

The Moment of Conception is Marked (Literally) by Fireworks. Just Watch

A burst of light marks the moment when human sperm meets an egg. 

Liberals Can Be Anti-Science Too

Liberals Can Be Anti-Science Too

The sacred cows just look different. 

4 Common Myths About the Human Brain

The human brain is complex and often misunderstood. 

This is Why Crows Hold Funerals for Their Dead

Did you know crows are wicked smart?

50-Year Study: Spanking Isn’t Effective

The U.S. has largely resisted the anti-spanking trend. Will that change?

Ancient Methods For Curing Depression

Depression is a terrible beast, isn’t it?  

How Your New Devices Can Spy on Your Every Move

Our stuff can now surveil pretty much everything we do.

Are Men Just Better at Math and Science Than Women?

Two Harvard scientists debate the question.

Why Death Today Has No Meaning

According to Tolstoy, death no longer has meaning for civilized man.

'Alloparenting' Is Not a Replacement for the Traditional Family

Alloparenting consists in both extended family and non-related people, mostly female, being primary or regular caregivers for young children, especially infants.

Is Science Figuring Out How to REVERSE Death?

CEO says clinical trials to begin that would reverse brain death.

Outer Space: Why Have We Heard Nothing?

The longer the silence goes on, the larger two questions loom. 

3 Brain Puzzles You’ll Probably Fail

The questions are easy, but you’ll probably get all of them wrong. 

Why Don't People Change Their Minds? It's All About Survival

If the current political campaigns have revealed anything about Americans, it is that they loathe changing their minds.

Study: People Who Curse Have Better Vocabularies

Psychologists Kristin Jay and Timothy Jay presented research suggesting that people well-versed in curse words are more likely to

You Heard Me: We Need MORE 'Liberal Scientists'

Responsible scientists shouldn't be so dogmatic.

The Myers-Briggs Test is Pretty Fun

The Myers-Briggs Test is Pretty Fun

You can even take America’s most popular psychological profile test and find out what Star Wars character you are.  

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