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Is the Antidote to Embarrassment in a Jar?


People Prefer Products That Help Them ‘Save Face’ in Embarrassing Moments

Feelings of embarrassment can be alleviated by using so-called ‘restorative’ products — effectively helping people to “save face.” ... More>


Metaphors for Musical Pitch Vary, but the Basic Principles Are the Same

The metaphors we use to describe musical pitch aren’t just linguistic flourishes — visual cues have different effects on our perception of musical pitch depending on the metaphors we use. ... More>


Throwing Light on the Dark Side


Thinking outside the box DOES boost creativity: Cramped work spaces produce few ‘lightbulb moments’ for employees