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“psychology”

Jan 28, 2016 08:15 AM ET // AFP
A gene responsible for cutting connections between rarely used brain cells could be going too far and causing damage.
Jan 27, 2016 05:30 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Because young people’s brains are still developing, the effects of solitary are even worse.
Jan 22, 2016 05:54 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A newly discovered trench in Loch Ness is said to be the lake's deepest. But could it be the home of Nessie? Continue reading →
Jan 21, 2016 12:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Our vices leaves an imprint on a part of the brain responsible for compulsive behavior and addiction.
Jan 20, 2016 08:33 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Musician Glenn Frey, who died recently, was the victim of several death hoaxes.
Jan 19, 2016 12:00 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
We tend to be polite to our digital assistants and companion robots ... because we're wired that way.
Jan 15, 2016 12:30 PM ET
Imagine being utterly alone virtually all the time, for months and even years on end. Such is life in solitary, and by some accounts the isolation can be as harmful to physical health as obesity.
Jan 5, 2016 06:05 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A mysterious light seen in an abandoned building reveals much about the psychology of perception. Continue reading →
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