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Four ways to be attractive (and one you've probably overlooked) cover image

Four ways to be attractive (and one you've probably overlooked)

January 22, 2017 by Dorian Minors

What is attraction? Usually, we just think of it as what turns us on. But interpersonal attraction is so much bigger than this. At its core, attraction is the inclination to chase the good feeling you get from someone else. It's the word we use to describe what draws people together. And, it has aspects that are often overlooked.

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How being selfish can make people like you more

January 8, 2017 by Dorian Minors

For some reason, Benjamin Franklin is known for doing, like, everything first. This is no exception. This little brain quirk is known as the 'Ben Franklin effect' and it refers to the fact that if...

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The five stages of grief are a lie

November 30, 2016 by Dorian Minors

Even if you can't remember them all, I'm sure you've heard of the 5 stages of grief. What you almost certainly don't know is how they're supposed to work. When something bad happens to someone, we...

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Why the best part of your brain is hiding under the stairs

November 28, 2016 by Dorian Minors

Harry Potter wasn't the only amazing thing to come out of the cupboard under the stairs. It's said that art mimics nature, and in this case, the result is absolutely fascinating (to me). Let's...

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