Psychology

Mind and Body
The brain’s memory hub may explain why some people get PTSD and some don’t — study
Miriam Fauzia
Culture
HBO’s 'The Rehearsal' is the best psychological thriller of the year
Dais Johnston
Mind and Body
A psychiatrist’s guide to coexisting with intrusive thoughts
Elana Spivack
Mind and Body
Burnout: How to recover and actually enjoy your free time
Chris Woolston and Knowable Magazine
Gaming
17 years ago, Yakuza reinvented video game masculinity
Cian Maher
Innovation
Are self-driving cars safe? The tipping point rests on a psychological illusion
Jean-François Bonnefon and The Reader
Culture
Male celibacy has evolutionary benefits — but not for the reasons you think
Ruth Mace, Alberto Micheletti and The Conversation
Mind and Body
How to spot a liar using a classic mathematical trick
Dorje C Brody and The Conversation
Mind and Body
How music makes you feel may depend less on your brain than scientists believed — study
Allison Parshall
Entertainment
'Only Murders in the Building' Season 2 release date, time, plot, cast, trailer, for the Hulu series
Jeff Spry
Mind and Body
Why “micro workouts” can have significant mental and physical benefits
Sam Reiss
Science
Molecular ice could enable life on alien ocean planets
Steph Lee
Mind and Body
7 mind-bending illusions that reveal the gap between perception and reality
Jennifer Walter
Science
Stare into this black hole illusion, and your pupils will change shape
Jennifer Walter
Mind and Body
These 90-plus-year-old women reveal the secret to living a long, happy life
Elana Spivack
Science
What is my dog thinking? Science may finally have an answer
Tara Yarlagadda
Mind and Body
Why some nightmares could be a sign of a serious neurological condition
Abidemi Otaiku and The Conversation
Science
The best time to make a major life decision, according to science
Claire Cameron
Mind and Body
The right time to make a decision may depend on this overlooked biological factor
Jocelyn Solis-Moreira
Mind and Body
Bed bug infestations can lead to stress and sleep loss — new research
Jerome Goddard and The Conversation
Mind and Body
Want to be more decisive? Brain scientist debunks one major myth about choice
Wojciech Zajkowski and The Conversation
Gaming
Resident Evil proves the worst trope in horror video games needs to die
Emma Flint
Entertainment
'Evil' Season 3 cast and creators tease the rising underworld and "shaken" status quo
Eric Francisco
Science
This fruit makes mice go bananas. Now psychologists have a reason why
Elana Spivack
Mind and Body
New ADHD research reveals clues to “maladaptive daydreaming” condition
Sarah Sloat
Mind and Body
Appearing stressed out could have one paradoxical effect on others
Jamie Whitehouse and The Conversation
Mind and Body
First-of-its-kind study reveals transgender children are extremely unlikely to retransition
Nick Keppler
Mind and Body
How to treat adult ADHD: A psychologist explains medication and more
Laura E. Knouse and The Conversation
Mind and Body
Scientists hit on reason why caring for your emotional well-being is so good for you
Claire Cameron
Mind and Body
Studies linking nature to better mental health focus on wealthy nations — here's why that's a huge problem
Nick Keppler
Mind and Body
Four low-key psychology hacks to increase life satisfaction for good
Ali Pattillo
Mind and Body
The most annoying part of Zoom also damages your mental health — especially for one gender
Roxanne Felig, Jamie Goldenberg and The Conversation
Science
How a crafty creature manages to avoid being eaten — by its own love interest
Claire Cameron
Mind and Body
Three reasons you can't relax — and strategies to ward off "stresslaxing"
Jolanta Burke and The Conversation
Mind and Body
ADHD: This non-drug treatment could be better than Ritalin
Gregory Fabiano and The Conversation
Mind and Body
ADHD symptoms in adults: Why diagnosis is so difficult
James Brown, Alex Connor and The Conversation
Mind and Body
Black Americans get worse sleep — a study says the problem is getting worse
Nick Keppler
Mind and Body
Just 30 minutes of one action can dramatically boost the effects of therapy
Sarah Sloat
Mind and Body
Goblin mode? Goth historian says we need to go “vampire mode” instead
Sam George and The Conversation
Mind and Body
Dementia rates of Indigenous Australians show the lifelong impact of racism
Nick Keppler
Culture
Pride
Inverse Staff
Mind and Body
Stressed? Five psychologist-tested strategies to let it go and forgive
Ali Pattillo
Mind and Body
Dark empaths: The truth about narcissists with empathetic traits
Nadja Heym and Alexander Sumich
Mind and Body
Almost half of men have negative body image — here's what to do about it
Viren Swami
Mind and Body
TikTokers are boasting about their high scores on an anger test. How accurate are these assessments?
Nick Keppler
Mind and Body
Scientists find a surprising connection between nostalgia and pain relief
Nick Keppler
Mind and Body
How one mundane change to your everyday life can bring powerful health benefits
Megan Edgelow
Mind and Body
Covid-19 demonstrates a flaw of human psychology we’ve known about for centuries
Steven Taylor
Mind and Body
Empathy is not enough: Four brain hacks to take action
Trudy Meehan and Jolanta Burke
Mind and Body
The surprising connection between hoarding and one brain condition
Sharon Morein