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  • 235 – Friday Fix: Surprising Ways Colors Affect How You Feel and Behave
    by Amy Morin
    A town in Scotland made its street lights blue, and the crime rate decreased. Casinos keep people gambling at their tables longer by making the tabletops red. Those are just a couple of fascinating examples of how color affects behavior. […]
  • 234 – What’s Your Attachment Style? With Dr. Amir Levine
    by Amy Morin
    Dr. Amir Levine is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Columbia University. He’s a leading researcher on the molecular processes that are unique to the developing brain. His research […]
  • by Amy Morin
    At first glance, you might wonder why on earth anyone would be afraid to be happy. But if you think about it a little longer, you might recognize a few times in your life when you experienced an aversion to […]
  • 232 – How to Increase Your Mental Agility with Dr. Elaine Fox
    by Amy Morin
    Elaine Fox is a cognitive psychologist and the head of the School of Psychology at the University of Adelaide, Australia. She’s a leading mental health researcher who combines genetics, psychology, and neuroscience in her work. She runs the Oxford Elite […]
  • 231 – Friday Fix: Failed Resolution? How to Still Make This Year Amazing
    by Amy Morin
    There were a lot of people on social media this year discouraging others from setting a New Year resolution. Opting out of a resolution isn’t necessarily a bad idea. By mid-January, most people consider their resolutions failed. That means their […]