Dave Munger selects several notable posts each week from psychology and neuroscience. He blogs at SEEDMAGAZINE.COM.
- What Zaps a High Achiever’s Performance Lights a Low Achiever’s Fire. Neuronarrative looks at a new study showing how high-achievers aren’t always more motivated.
- Why don’t antidepressants seem to work as well any more? The Neuroskeptic breaks down an elegant new study suggesting that over-prescribing is to blame
- Does activism make you a better person? Depends on your definition of “make” and “activism.”
- Hot, blonde, warrior-princesses! What’s not to like? Plenty, Scicurious says, when the mainstream media gets its hands on a perfectly good study.