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Breaking Bad Habits

Cross-cutting addiction research is leading to individualized treatments. It also may help identify people most at risk for relapse. ... More>


What Your Brain Sees May Not Be What You See


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The Remarkable Human Self

Roy Baumeister explains why our sense of self is so much more than a drive to survive and so worthy of scientific inquiry. ... More>


Your brain sees things that you don’t


Under Stress, We Ignore the Negative Possibilities

When they're under pressure, people making difficult decisions tend to give more weight to the upsides than to the potential risks, studies show. ... More>