Have you also thought of becoming a vegetarian but find yourself too attached to meat? That's the problem I face. I am against the way our industrial factory farms result in the suffering of animals, and feel that my decision to consume meat is part of the problem. Yet I've also...
One of the major impacts of the Internet is the widespread availability of porn. It's incredibly easy to stream it for free, yet according to a Harvard scientist it may be doing damage to your health. Kevin Majeres is a psychiatrist specializing in cognitive-behavioral therapy and is a faculty member...
What do the Dalai Lama, Bruce Willis and Jeff Bezos all have in common? They are all tremendously influential. And bald. Is this a coincidence? Probably not, according to a research study from the University of Pennsylvania. The study was titled “Shown Scalps and Perceptions of Male Dominance” and was conducted by the...
The best way to fall in love with someone is to get to know them. One psychologist famously demonstrated this by having pairs of strangers ask one another just 36 questions in 45 minutes. The results showed how people can build intimacy with almost anyone — if they tried. In the...
Cold showers may not sound like the best thing in the world, especially if you live anywhere aside from the tropics. You might dread the feeling of stepping into a cold shower, knowing that every part of your body is going to be stabbed with a thousand cold wet...
It’s hard to believe that some people still question whether or not certain actions are considered “cheating” when they are in a relationship. You would think that humans have come to a consensus about what cheating is and is not. Many people use the rule, “if you have to ask...
Overthinking things can put a real damper on life, especially if overthinking stops you from moving projects forward or getting on with your life in a meaningful way. Overthinking has its good qualities and its bad qualities. Here are 10 things you have no idea you are doing because you can’t...
It's an unfortunate reality that most of us function on a day-to-day basis with just a small percentage of our brain's true processing power. This means that you can't solve problems as quickly, talk to other people as intelligently, work as productively, or perform complex movements. What if I told you...