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George Washington Trumps Pinocchio for Inspiring Honesty in Kids, Study Says


Language, Mind, and Human Nature

Hailed as one of the world’s most influential people, experimental psychologist Steven Pinker’s interests span all aspects of language, mind, and human nature. In his classic book The Language Instinct, […]... More>


George Washington Trumps Pinocchio When It Comes to Promoting Honesty in Kids


Moral Tales With Positive Outcomes Motivate Kids to Be Honest

Moral stories praising a character’s honesty are better at getting kids to tell the truth than stories emphasizing the negative repercussions of lying, according to new research. ... More>


Stand Up for Better Meetings

Many professionals have begun standing at their desks, and even in meetings, as a way to boost health. New research shows that eschewing a chair may also boost group productivity. ... More>