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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>


Health and Marriage: The Cortisol Connection

Bad marriages can be sickening. Most people don’t have to be convinced of this, but for those who do, several decades of studies offer plenty of proof. Even so, very […]... More>