Archive for ‘psychology’

January 1, 2017

Intellectual Honesty – The Coffeelicious – Medium

A Field Guide to One of the Most Important Traits You Can Have

Source: Intellectual Honesty – The Coffeelicious – Medium

January 1, 2017

Brain activity is too complicated for humans to decipher. Machines can decode it for us. – Vox

Source: Brain activity is too complicated for humans to decipher. Machines can decode it for us. – Vox

December 22, 2016

How Do You Distinguish Between Religious Fervor and Mental Illness? – Scientific American Blog Network

It’s not meant as insult to believers; the two states of mind can share many similar characteristics

Source: How Do You Distinguish Between Religious Fervor and Mental Illness? – Scientific American Blog Network

December 18, 2016

Fresh Ideas for Chasing Consciousness – Scientific American Blog Network

Understanding life in the cosmos includes tackling the problem of consciousness—a new institute called YHouse intends to help

Source: Fresh Ideas for Chasing Consciousness – Scientific American Blog Network

December 4, 2016

Are We Nuts? | Ugotitwrong’s Blog

As one surveys the record of human behaviors and beliefs, both contemporary and historical, one notes an appalling fact:  Most human beings act as if they are clinically insane, particu…

Source: Are We Nuts? | Ugotitwrong’s Blog

December 4, 2016

The Mixed Reality Revolution is here, and it’ll change your world forever – FuturePi – Medium

The past 30 years have set the stage for technological and cultural change at an unprecedented scale. The rise of Personal Computing…

Source: The Mixed Reality Revolution is here, and it’ll change your world forever – FuturePi – Medium

October 27, 2016

Neuroscience study shows older adults’ brain processing linked to diminished speech comprehension

Source: Neuroscience study shows older adults’ brain processing linked to diminished speech comprehension

September 28, 2016

Is Depression Contagious? – Scientific American

This week on the podcast, by request from an anonymous listener who wonders if her depressed partner might be bringing her down, Savvy Psychologist Dr. Ellen Hendriksen weighs in on whether or not depression is contagious. The answer might surprise you

Source: Is Depression Contagious? – Scientific American

September 28, 2016

How subtle eye signals helps turn-taking in conversation | Aeon Ideas

Source: How subtle eye signals helps turn-taking in conversation | Aeon Ideas

September 25, 2016

The Fear-Hate-Anger Click Machine | Mother Jones

Let’s end the reign of the rage share.

Source: The Fear-Hate-Anger Click Machine | Mother Jones