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Happy Thoughts Can Make You Sad


Shielding Students From Stereotypes Helps Way More Than We Thought


Imagining Positive Outcomes May Bring Pleasure Now But Pain Later

Positive fantasies about how future events will turn out can boost your mood in the here and now but may lead to increased depressive symptoms in the long run. ... More>


Funny How Everyone You Know Became a Snow Expert Last Week, Huh?


Wearing a Helmet Tied to Riskier Decision Making

Individuals wearing a bicycle helmet as part of a lab experiment reported greater sensation seeking and engaged in more risk taking than those wearing a baseball cap. ... More>