"When Harry Met Sally" lied to you.
The amygdala can hijack your brain's response if it recognizes past trauma in a current situation. To regain control, simply press pause.
In a psychedelic state, the relationship between your “narrative” and “minimal” selves seems to transform in unique ways.
Musical preferences are correlated with personality traits — and these connections are largely consistent across cultures and continents.
Jung thought these autonomous entities live in your unconscious mind — often at a cost.
Language influences how you visually process the world, which in turn influences your memory of it.
There’s really only one mistake you can make: continue doing the same thing you already know is hurting you and expect a different result.
A few key moments are linked to significant shifts in thoughts, feelings, and behaviors.
Listening to some songs can cause a powerful physiological response known as "frisson." What is it, and why does it happen?
Anger and silence are the two worst reactions.
Are fools happy and geniuses disorganized — or is that a mistaken stereotype?
A brief look at the six-decade challenge to psychiatry.
It could explain why so many people don’t respond to common antidepressants.
Grief never ends. There is no closure, but there are things we can do to mitigate the feeling of loss.
The structure is fully developed in humans, partially developed in chimps, and completely absent in Old World monkeys.
Decades of Alzheimer's research might have missed a cellular culprit hiding in plain sight.
Your heart rate reveals your brain activity, which in turn can predict hit songs — and maybe stock performance, as well.
Uncovering the ideology of "Karens" and "Kens."
If you’ve looked for a job recently, you may have encountered the personality test. You may also have wondered if it was backed by scientific research.
Why does the DMT experience feel so familiar to some people — even those who are trying the psychedelic for the first time?
A study involving nearly 2,000 people found links between personality traits and the likelihood of moving toward or away from dementia.