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Scientists discover four new personality types

Scientists discover four new personality types

Northwestern University researchers have sifted through data from more than 1.5 million questionnaire respondents and found at least four distinct clusters of personality types...
Business genius can be taught, study says

Business genius can be taught, study says

How did Steve Jobs do it? What about Whole Foods Market and Starbucks? These kinds of "breakout" success stories show what is possible when business leaders...
This new tool could tell which online healthy ads is lying

This new tool could tell which online healthy ads are lying

The internet is rife with ads for health products, from weight-loss systems to arthritis cures -- but whether they actually work can be difficult...

Pain and negative emotions: the vicious cycle

In a recent study, Penn State researchers find emotions such as anger or sadness often are the result of stress or pain, and that...

How to tell your child you’re getting divorced

While some kids may be lucky enough to skate through their parents’ separation relatively unscathed, the majority are going to suffer at least some...
Shaking hands is disgusting – here’s what else you can do

Shaking hands is disgusting – here’s what else you can do

The traditional handshake plays a central role in our daily lives. We shake hands with people we know and those who are new to us. A...

5 types of food to increase your psychological well-being

We all know eating “healthy” food is good for our physical health and can decrease our risk of developing diabetes, cancer, obesity and heart...
How autism could affect driving

How autism could affect driving

When first learning to drive, young adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have more difficulty with basic driving skills compared to those with typical...

Why we stick to false beliefs

Ever wonder why flat earthers, birthers, climate change and Holocaust deniers stick to their beliefs in the face of overwhelming evidence to the contrary? New...
How to avoid fake news

How to avoid fake news

Why do people believe fake news? Psychologists suggest that the belief systems we develop early in life to help protect against the anxiety and stress...