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Negativity is magnetic


Creativity has long been difficult to quantify. New research is changing that.

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Creativity in the brain


A neuroscientist explains our obsession with “upward social comparison bias.”

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The paradox of thought suppression


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Balance theory


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Erman Misirlisoy, PhD

Neuroscientist writing about brains, behavior, & health. Sign up for my free newsletter on the science of well-being: erman.substack.com

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