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The hidden meanings of yin and yang - John Bellaimey

The hidden meanings of yin and yang - John Bellaimey | Psychology | Scoop.it
The ubiquitous yin-yang symbol holds its roots in Taoism/Daoism, a Chinese religion and philosophy.
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The shortest paths to happiness. Literally

The shortest paths to happiness. Literally | Psychology | Scoop.it
Figuring out how to walk from A to B is easy in the age of online mapping tools. Just plug in two addresses and off you go. But sometimes getting to a place as quickly as possible isn't the priorit...
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TED - If you have ever suffered from depression, or known... | Facebook

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Why we all need to practice emotional first aid

Why we all need to practice emotional first aid | Psychology | Scoop.it
We'll go to the doctor when we feel flu-ish or a nagging pain. So why don’t we see a health professional when we feel emotional pain: guilt, loss, loneliness? Too many of us deal with common psychological-health issues on our own, says Guy Winch.
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The Assimilation vs Accommodation Of Knowledge

The Assimilation vs Accommodation Of Knowledge | Psychology | Scoop.it
Piaget was interested in how children organize "data," settling on two fundamental responses stimuli: assimilation and accommodation of knowledge.
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TED Talks on the weird science of love

TED Talks on the weird science of love | Psychology | Scoop.it
Love often feels inexplicable, the most unpredictable of forces. Using science, math and methodical observation, these speakers offer clues to understanding it.
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16 Stunning Images Reveal The Brain's Fragile Beauty

16 Stunning Images Reveal The Brain's Fragile Beauty | Psychology | Scoop.it
Ever wished you could peer inside your own brain? What's it like in there? Complicated, that's what. Scroll down for images. “The human brain has more cells than there are stars in the Milky Way and these cells communicate through a t...
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Il primo anno di vita

Il primo anno di vita | Psychology | Scoop.it
I gemelli Felix e Viva Torres, di sette mesi e mezzo, assorbono suoni e visioni del Greenwich Village di New York. A casa sentono parlare due lingue.
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Your Face Scares Me: Understanding the Hyperrational Adolescent Brain

Your Face Scares Me: Understanding the Hyperrational Adolescent Brain | Psychology | Scoop.it
Edutopia blogger Todd Finley explores the power and purpose of the teenage brain, discovering surprises such as low dopamine levels, abundant of hyperrationality, and how adults can enable teen impulse by subtly redirecting it.
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This Is Your Brain On Games - InformED

This Is Your Brain On Games - InformED | Psychology | Scoop.it
Illustration by Terry Fan The past year has illuminated many things about the way the brain works, including how it responds to games. It is now erroneo
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Re-reading is inefficient. Here are 8 tips for studying smarter.

Re-reading is inefficient. Here are 8 tips for studying smarter. | Psychology | Scoop.it
The memory researcher's guide to studying.
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Brand Over Brain

Brand Over Brain | Psychology | Scoop.it
Brands help us assign value to almost everything we buy. But is there a way to know the difference between real and created value? In this episode, TED speakers explore the seductive power of brands.
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Il bullismo si combatte fin da piccoli Con mosse di judo e «superpoteri»

Il bullismo si combatte fin da piccoli Con mosse di judo e  «superpoteri» | Psychology | Scoop.it
Un progetto porta i «superpoteri relazionali» nelle scuole per prevenire il bullismo In un libro il racconto di come affronta i prepotenti e la paura «il drago che faceva judo»
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Bendato in strada: ''Sono musulmano, abbracciatemi'', un esperimento sulla fiducia - Repubblica Tv - la Repubblica.it

Bendato in strada: ''Sono musulmano, abbracciatemi'', un esperimento sulla fiducia - Repubblica Tv - la Repubblica.it | Psychology | Scoop.it
'Sono musulmano ed etichettato come terrorista. Mi fido di te. Ti fidi di me? Abbracciami', così recita il cartello di Mustafa Mawla, musulmano...
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I ritardatari non hanno colpe: "È una malattia di chi è multitasking"

I ritardatari non hanno colpe: "È una malattia di chi è multitasking" | Psychology | Scoop.it
Ritardatari? I minuti della giornata di chi non è puntuale durano 77 secondi. The Wall Street Journal fa una sintesi di tutte le ricerche scientifiche condotte in questo campo. L'articolo, ripreso da Repubblica, divide la specie umana in indiv...
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Cari mamma e papà, sono diventato grande

Cari mamma e papà, sono diventato grande | Psychology | Scoop.it
Non tutti i genitori sono preparati a lasciare andare i propri figli quando crescono e per molti può essere un processo difficile e doloroso. Come
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The language of lying - Noah Zandan

The language of lying - Noah Zandan | Psychology | Scoop.it
We hear anywhere from 10 to 200 lies a day. And although we’ve spent much of our history coming up with ways to detect these lies by tracking physiological changes in their tellers, these methods have proved unreliable.
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TED - Why it's so hard to get over a bad first impression... | Facebook

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Why it's so hard to get over a bad first impression (via TED-Ed):
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Fragments of Truth: The Psychology of Procrastination: How We Create Categories of the Future

Fragments of Truth: The Psychology of Procrastination: How We Create Categories of the Future | Psychology | Scoop.it
The Psychology of Procrastination: How We Create Categories of the Future http://t.co/75fx8pIYjI
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TED Talks to make you feel good about getting older

TED Talks to make you feel good about getting older | Psychology | Scoop.it
The extra candles on the birthday cake, the new little lines you notice in the mirror. Real talk: it doesn’t always feel good. But these talks are good reminders of the wonderful things that come with age.
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How to let altruism be your guide

How to let altruism be your guide | Psychology | Scoop.it
What is altruism? Put simply, it's the wish that other people may be happy.
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Why multitasking is bad for our brains

Why multitasking is bad for our brains | Psychology | Scoop.it
We all know the feeling. Swamped at work, juggling different tasks. However, there is evidence to suggest multitasking is bad for our brains. Sounds serious
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How to practice emotional hygiene | Guy Winch | TEDxLinnaeusUniversity - YouTube

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. We have medicine cabinets for common physical injuries like cuts an...
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How sugar affects the brain - Nicole Avena

How sugar affects the brain - Nicole Avena | Psychology | Scoop.it
When you eat something loaded with sugar, your taste buds, your gut and your brain all take notice.
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