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Destructive Daydreams: Why Wishful Thinking is Dangerous

PsyBlog spring.org.uk They say that if you can believe it and dream it, then you can make it come true. It’s clearly not that easy. Indeed psychological research shows that wishful thinking can damage our drive to reach goals: “The … Continue reading

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The psychological science of relationships

Anna Mikulak EurekAlert (April 16, 2012) — Our relationships with others are an essential part of everyday life, but that doesn’t mean that understanding and getting along with other people is easy. Here is some of the latest research on … Continue reading

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DNA Hackers: Synthetic biology weaponized virus, zero-day exploit to infect your brain?

Darlene Storm Computer World From the let’s get futuristically freaky department, future hacking crimes could take a decidedly sinister twist; not hacking to breach systems but brains, bodies and behaviors. This DNA hacking goes way beyond potentially using police bees … Continue reading

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Debt-laden Greeks give vent to anti-German feelings

Mark Lowen BBC News In a smoky Athens newsroom, the popular cartoonist Stathis Stavropoulos scribbles down his latest drawing. It is one of his typical pictures: a German soldier, a gas chamber and a caption about Greek jobs being burnt. … Continue reading

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Native Farmers in Mexico Help Drive Local Eco-Friendly Farming

Emilio Godoy Nation of Change The largely invisible work of small local groups of indigenous farmers in Mexico who are spearheading the defense of their territory and identity and of native seeds is strengthening ecologically sound family farming, experts say. … Continue reading

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This Common Medical Mistake Speeds Your Aging and Chills Your Sex Drive

Mercola Dr. Stephanie Seneff is a senior scientist at MIT where she’s conducted research for over three decades, and has published hundreds of papers in the peer-reviewed scientific literature. She also has an undergraduate degree in biology from MIT, and … Continue reading

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Is Porn Affecting Your Relationship?

Stephen Armstrong Yahoo Lifestyle You want to know what I have in common with Osama bin Laden? If the US military busted open my computer, they’d find porn on the hard drive, just like bin Laden. And if the leader … Continue reading

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Are our brains being boggled by Google? Study says humans now use the internet as our main ‘memory’ – instead of our heads

Source: Daily Mail The Internet is becoming our main source of memory instead of our own brains, a study has concluded. In the age of Google, our minds are adapting so that we are experts at knowing where to find … Continue reading

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US companies blame unemployment on skills gap

Source: FT Drew Greenblatt has been looking for more than a year for three sheet-metal set-up operators to work day, night or weekend shifts. The president of Marlin Steel Wire Products, a company in Baltimore with 30 employees, Mr Greenblatt … Continue reading

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