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Most people aren’t resilient to life’s hardships, researchers find

Natural Resilience to Major Life Stressors Not So Common

A new analysis indicates that when confronted with a major life-altering event, many people can struggle considerably and for long periods of time, contrary to the idea that natural resilience is a common phenomenon. ... More>

Psychologists Analyzed a Big Collection of Condemned Inmates’ Last Words

A Tutorial on Evaluating Hypotheses Using Bayesian Methods

In a recent article in the European Journal of Developmental Psychology, researchers used the example of a hiking trip to illustrate the advantages of Bayesian thinking over traditional statistical methods. ... More>

Better Get to Work: Procrastination May Harm Heart Health

Stress caused by chronic procrastination may increase people’s vulnerability for developing life-threatening health issues. ... More>