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We love animals, caring for some as if they were members of our families, and yet we eat animals, too. Researchers explore the psychological underpinnings of this so-called "meat paradox." ... More>
Millions of Americans are making a mad dash to file their taxes by the April 15th deadline — but some aren't. Researchers explore the factors that motivate people to pay, or not pay, their taxes. ... More>
A technique called systematic reflection can promote learning from our failures, but also from our successes, too ... More>
A boost to income can increase happiness to a certain degree, but accumulating research suggests how you spend your money may be equally important as the amount you have. ... More>
While the romantics among us may not like to hear it, evidence suggests that some of our most important relationship decisions are based on common judgment and decision making strategies. ... More>