psychology


Wearing nothing but a smile

While the early bird may get the worm, the funny man always seems to get the girl. Countless movies depict the awkward, funny guy attracting the attention of the beautiful girl seemingly by magic: he says something witty and clever, and suddenly she’s smitten. But is there science behind the desirability of someone who leaves your sides splitting, or is it just movie magic?


It pays to be picky

Most people say they have a type – an image of the sort of person they find themselves attracted to consistently. Some people are attracted…


You’re sad? Go for a walk.

You’re depressed? Go for a walk. That’s the common response to individuals with a mental illness seeking help. A recent op-ed published in CBC Manitoba…




Tasting numbers

Imagine a world where you could see noises and taste words – a place where Thursday is stubborn and the number three is always found…