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How Animals Think

By Alison Gopnik — 2016

A new look at what humans can learn from nonhuman minds.

Read on www.theatlantic.com

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If Only They Could Talk: The Psychics Who Know What Your Pet Is Thinking

The key to telepathy with your furry friend: ‘You just have to trust your imagination’.

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The Cognitive Biases Tricking Your Brain

Science suggests we’re hardwired to delude ourselves. Can we do anything about it?

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Cognition

Psychological research on cognition focuses not just on thinking, but also on attention, the creation and storage of memories, knowledge acquisition and retention, language learning, and logical reasoning.

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What Is Cognition?

Our cognitive processes have a wide-ranging impact that influences everything from our daily life to our overall health.

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An Introduction to Telekinesis

The concept of telekinesis—the ability to use the power of thought or focused intention without any physical intervention to induce movement in objects at rest or influence the movement of objects and physical systems already in motion—is often relegated to the realm of science fiction and...

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An Introduction to Telepathy

Telepathy has not been conclusively proven, nor has it been disproven. While there is no room for the concept of telepathy in classical Newtonian physics, quantum physics does not discount the possibility.

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The 7 Worst Habits for Your Brain

Bad choices and everyday missteps could harm your cognition. Here’s how to combat several of them.

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This speech therapist taught her dog to speak — here’s how you can, too

“I absolutely think any regular person with the right information and motivation could teach their dog to talk,” says speech therapist Christina Hunger. “Patience is probably the most important part of this. Dogs are essentially learning a second language.”

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How to Tap into Your Own Psychic Abilities

No crystal ball or ouija board necessary.

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Nurtured by Nature

Psychological research is advancing our understanding of how time in nature can improve our mental health and sharpen our cognition.

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Animal Communication