Learning how to break down inhibitions and prime your senses leads to more creative thinking
We never worry about an involved father “masculinizing” his daughter. Why do such fears persist about a feminizing aspect of mothering?
New research overturns the theory that you can only learn by doing
What our daughters can learn from the tragic death of UVa student Yeardley Love at the hands of her former boyfriend, George Huguely
The hidden health benefits of religious rituals that require willpower
The most effective memorization techniques draw on physical and emotional engagement as much as they do pure brain power
Tommy Jordan shows our willingness to excoriate teens for bad behavior while absolving ourselves of parental responsibility for it
With the latest ADHD controversy, it seems as if we’ve regressed to an era when all mental health problems were blamed on Mom
Everything about the way we start our day runs counter to the best conditions for thinking creatively
Society rewards extroverts, but quiet types have a hidden strength all their own
It’s not how much you practice but whether you’re quick to fix your errors that leads to mastery
Are the proposed changes the result of the pursuit of science — or other interests?
All we can say for sure about controlling a child’s diet to treat ADHD is that it makes the parents feel better