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Why no one ever takes your advice (and how to fix that) cover image

Why no one ever takes your advice (and how to fix that)

March 19, 2016 by Dorian Minors

I want to tell you why quitting smoking is so hard, or sticking it out at the gym. I want to show you why your friends never take your advice and why your family keep making the same mistakes with...

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How scientists are lying to you

March 16, 2016 by Dorian Minors

Science is a wonderful thing. Find a problem in the world, follow the scientific method, and we're one step closer to utopia. From the mundane to the extraordinary, when we put 'scientific' in front...

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Four ways to tell whether someone has a mental issue

March 12, 2016 by Dorian Minors

Want to know how to tell whether someone's dealing with a mental issue? That's what psychologists are all about. But it's far harder than you might suspect. In essence, the study of mental disorders...

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Why a 'scientific fact' isn't quite what they taught you in school cover image

Why a 'scientific fact' isn't quite what they taught you in school

March 9, 2016 by Dorian Minors

Psychology is a type of science. Well, it is if it's done properly, anyway. It's a way to make our guesses about how the mind works into 'facts'. A way of understanding the mind, just as science...

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