Our love of celebrities can be explained by psychology — but be careful not to go overboard
A new study suggests bilingual speakers have more precise memory when working in second language
As millions of people with the eating disorder seek more effective treatment options, experts say psychedelic therapy shows very early promise
Our brains are easily fooled into taking ownership of a virtual body, decades of psychology research shows
Cultured meat promises to be better for animals, public health and the planet. Will we eat it?
You’ve heard of the fly on the wall, but what about the crow in the city?
Personal space is wired in our brains, and here’s how scientists discovered it
Cannabis use can harm those with bipolar disorder, a new study finds. But other experts have doubts
How Americans explain the cause of mass shootings points to a broader race issue in society, researchers say
Children are already experiencing “eco-anxiety” — and psychiatrists don’t really know how to help them cope
The therapy doesn’t reduce pain, but that’s not the point
Confirmation bias might even apply to decisions we think of as purely objective, like math problems
A chef’s take on reducing farm-level food waste
How infants develop the concept of identity
Never mind determining whether a robot can be conscious, we can’t even decide what the word means
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