Psychology

I am not a narcissist

Why narcissists make poor social decisions

Narcissism is the excessive interest in oneself. It can hurt one’s relationships with other people. Narcissists believe they know everything and assume everyone adores...
Romantic Couple

How a romantic partner’s opinions influence our body image and sexual well-being

Our romantic partner has a significant impact on our life quality. What s/he says about our body can change how we think about ourselves. A...
office affair

Truth about infidelity in romantic relationships

Infidelity is the most common cause of divorce. Even with no marriage, infidelity in a romantic relationship can affect one’s personal life significantly. In a...
Chocolates

Brain activity can predict chocolate sales

Neuroimaging technology deepens our understanding about the world. In a recent fMRI study, German researchers predict consumer behavior in a supermarket based on brain...
Senior people and facebook

How and why senior people use Facebook

For many of us, Facebook has become a daily communication tool. We can share opinions via many ways and expend our social experiences. Because Facebook...
Sign language

Learning a sign language can improve your native language

A sign language is a language using hand shapes, orientation and movement of the hands, arms or body to convey meaning. It is usually...
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Hand gesture: a better way to learn foreign words

Nowadays picture dictionaries become quite popular. Instead of just giving bilingual word lists, these dictionaries provide vivid pictures about the word meaning. A typical item...
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Hand gesture can help 2-year-olds learn words

When we learn new knowledge, it is better to get the information from more than one channel. For example, when we learn knowledge about a...
Surprise

Tell me something I don’t know

Do you like surprises? If you don’t, it might be because our brain works very hard to avoid being surprised. The brain always tries to...
Cute dog

Why we like dogs and cats

We often use the word “cute” to describe a baby. In fact, baby faces can rapidly and unconsciously capture our attention and make us...