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Why Me? Perceptions of Justice Influence Pain Experiences

To make sense of life's vagaries, people often reason that we get what we deserve. But experiences like chronic pain are difficult to reconcile with this sense of justice. ... More>

When Charitable Acts Are ‘Tainted’ by Personal Gain

We tend to perceive a person’s charitable efforts as less moral if the do-gooder reaps a reward from the effort, new research shows. ... More>

The Experience of Awe in Nature Leads to Religious Beliefs

Yes, Your Toddler Really Is Smarter Than A 5-Year-Old

Why There Are No Atheists at the Grand Canyon