Vitamin F

An excerpt from the Psychology Today Blog: Over the next month I want you to develop the habit of confronting fear. It’s my opinion that the human body needs fear. You may not have noticed, but on the government’s chart of recommended daily allowance of...

Opt in or Opt out

Below is an excerpt from the Social Sciences Statistics Blog regarding the differences in countries who have a opt-in versus and opt-out policy on organ donation. Here are links to the original paper. The results on organ donation in Europe are particularly striking,...

Affordances

Here is an interesting excerpt from the MindHacks Blog: You’re on the side of rock-wall, and you have to go up (or down) by looking around you for somewhere to move your hands or feet. If you can’t see anything then you’re stuck and just have to...