4 Keys to Understanding Our Weird, Inconsistent Morality

What science reveals about morality, and how to make better moral decisions.

Two Essential Secrets for Veterans in College

For veterans in college aiming for success: Follow these guidelines.

Why Do We Love (and Hate) Feeling Scared?

Why do we love feeling afraid, but also hate it? The paradox is simpler than you think.
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How Much Should You Care About Your Future? It Depends.

How do you care about your future self? The answer will surprise you.

The Blame Game: We Love to Blame Others, But Why?

Why do we love blaming others? Research explains this quirk in our psychology.

Do Children Even Think About Right and Wrong?

How do children think about right and wrong? Research overturns old ideas.

Would People Agree About Everything If We Paid Them?

Do people change their minds about facts if they're paid? Research suggests the answer is yes.

The Science Behind Why People Follow the Crowd

You think you are in control of your own thoughts and behavior. But social psychology tells a different story.

The Secret to Happiness No One Tells You About

Are rich people truly happier? The answer will surprise you.

Will Success Make You Happy?

Are successful people always stressed? Not the happy ones.

Is Your Self-Esteem Too High to Be Successful?

Self-esteem can be dangerous. Here is a better option backed by research.

5 Simple Tips for Applying to Psychology Internships

Interested in doing psychology research? These five tips will help.

Seeking Success and Patrolling Failure

What can sleeplessness, stress, and sexist attitudes tell us about how our minds work?

The Solution to Your Mind Wandering Problem

Are you often distracted? Some tips to stay focused.

Are Your Morals Reasonable?

Are your morals based on reason? Research suggests they might not be.

How Powerful Is Status Quo Bias?

Research sheds light on our resistance to change.

A Student Veteran’s Guide to College Moral Tribes

What challenges do military veterans face when adapting to college social norms?

The Secret to Applying to College as a Military Veteran

Each year, thousands of men and women transition out of the military. It is important that they understand the options available to them.