Saturday, July 4, 2020

Medicine & Health

Top 30 Countries for Paid Leave & Holidays

Sometimes you can’t wait to get off the laptop and just head to the beach. When it comes to paid leave, however, some...

How to Think About Employment

In order to learn more about the world, I have become interested in the study of what affects absolutely everyone throughout their adult...

Japan, One of the World’s Safest Nations

In a country where the April cherry blossoms signify the beginning of the school year, where watermelons are considered a welcome dessert, and...

Visiting Professors in the 21st Century

I am fascinated with the topic of visiting professors. Students perk up when they hear that a guest lecturer comes to visit, and...

The Deadliest Machine on Earth?

What’s the deadliest weapon known to humankind? An atom bomb? A virus? Maybe it depends on how we look at history, or the...

Top 10 Most Lucrative Psychology Careers & Sub-fields

Whether or not you found yourself looking for an area of psychology that suits you, you’re researching potential career paths, or you’re warning...

Who’s More Believable: Science Expert or Random Internet Commenter?

In the latest battle of the war on science, many ignorant parents are risking the lives of their children and others by choosing...

Japan Crime, Business, and Education Stats in 2015

It’s not easy to predict what kinds of trends we might see this year, but many recent investigations have shed some light on...

Mass Shootings – Increased incidents, or just increased reporting?

One of the most fascinating contentions out of Steven Pinker’s 2011 book “The Better Angels of Our Nature” is that we are actually...

Top 10 Stunning Misconceptions of the Effects of Smartphone Usage

Phones nowadays are not simply the modes of communication anymore, they’re compact and sophisticated computers. The world has gone digital, and most children...

Social Psych

The Secret to Happiness Revealed (No, seriously)

Being happy makes you not only live longer, but it makes you more successful in life. Philosophers have been writing about happiness for ages, and...

Third Culture Kids and Hybrid Cultures

Where are you from? If you’re like most people, the question seems easy enough to answer. But if you hate getting asked that...

Implicit vs. Overt Racism – Are We All a Little Racist?

I hesitate to say “there are two types of racists out there,” but there are two types of racism. One is the blatant...

Scientific Consensus and the Obvious Truth about Global Climate Change

I often ask questions in my article titles, but the question “are we responsible for climate change?” is simply unnecessary. From the overwhelming...