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Braggers Gonna Brag, But It Usually Backfires

Self-Promoters Tend to Misjudge How Annoying They Are to Others

Telling others about a recent promotion or a newly purchased car may seem like harmless ways to share good news. But research suggests that self-promotion often backfires. ... More>

The ‘Rocky’ in Relationships

In 2008, a massive earthquake shook the Chinese province of Sichuan. Measuring 8.0, the quake killed more than 69,000, injured countless more, and left 4.8 million homeless. The Chinese government […]... More>

Health and Marriage: The Cortisol Connection

The Laws of Attraction

A half-century ago, psychologists considered the study of love and attraction unworthy of study. But Ellen S. Berscheid helped make the science of love one of the most vibrant areas […]... More>