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PsychThursday #2

Before reading the post below, watch this video first. [ http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Ahg6qcgoay4 ]   Inattentional Blindness This is an example of what is called “inattention blindness” or “change blindness.” The idea is that people often miss large changes in their visual field. … Continue reading

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PsychThursday #1

  Have you ever stopped…and realized…that…uhhhh…the brain named itself????

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New Segment—PsychThursdays?!

Hello BlogViewers, today I am beginning a new blog segment called ”PsychThursdays” . Every Thursday (or maybe every other Thursday, still debating!) I will post a small mind-blowing or extremely interesting short fact. Feedback is much appreciated, so if you guys … Continue reading

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11 Ways to Be Happier

1. Sleep Getting enough sleep can have a positive impact on your mood. We’ve now become a sleep-deprived nation, and the majority of the population lacks obtaining the proper amount of sleep. Try to avoid using electronics (cell phones, televisions, … Continue reading

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Psychology of Color

Black: Black is the color of authority and power. It is popular in fashion because it makes people appear thinner. It is also stylish and timeless. Black also implies submission. Priests wear black to signify submission to God. Black outfits can … Continue reading

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