2012

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Creativity: Why You Should Seek Out Unusual or Downright Weird Experiences

15 June 2012

“Creativity comes from looking for the unexpected and stepping outside your own experience.”

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The Belief in a Just World: A Fundamental Delusion

15 June 2012

Does what goes around come around? Do you get what’s coming to you? Do you reap what you sow?

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Destructive Daydreams: Why Wishful Thinking is Dangerous

14 June 2012

How fantasies can get in the way of achieving your goals.

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Still Thinking About Your Ex? Why It’s Bad News for Your Current Partner

13 June 2012

When a relationship is going wrong, it is comforting to dwell on positive memories of an ex.

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How Much Do You ‘Zone Out’ While Reading?

12 June 2012

Everyone zones out from time-to-time while reading, but how much is normal?

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4 Ways Benign Envy is Good For You

11 June 2012

Feeling green with envy? If it’s the right type of envy, maybe it’s no bad thing…

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The Dunning-Kruger Effect: Why The Incompetent Don’t Know They’re Incompetent

10 June 2012

“One of the painful things about our time is that those who feel certainty are stupid…”

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