How does the presence of others in the bathroom affect you? How close is too close? A psychological study was done in 1976 in which psychology researchers hid in men's bathrooms to observe...well, you'll find out.
Learning new skills is one of the best ways to make yourself both marketable and happy, but actually doing so isn't as easy as it sounds. The science behind how we learn is the foundation for teaching yourself new skills.
TED Talks We believe that we should work to be happy, but could that be backwards? In this fast-moving and entertaining talk, psychologist Shawn Achor argues that actually happiness inspires productivity.
Look at those brains. The regions being featured — the dorsolateral pre-frontal cortex (DPFC), the ventrolateral pre-frontal cortex (VPFC), and the amygdala — all play a role in managing stress and regulating one’s emotions.
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In this lesson, students read about studies exploring how video games affect gamers, and then evaluate the evidence that both supports and rejects the connection between violent video games and aggression.