Where My Ladies At? (by thebrainscoop)

Paul Bloom and Barry Schwartz on practical applications of the paradox of choice

Jonathan Phillips and Charles Randy Gallistel on memory

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The women’s magazine we really need vs. the one we get. 

Laurie Santos and Francesca Gino on Gino’s book Sidetracked

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Data scientist Cathy O’Neill talks about working on Wall Street then joining Occupy Wall Street. Full of great insights.

If somebody asked me what my kidneys are doing right now, I would have no idea. Yet, we really do believe that we pretty much know what goes on in our heads. And that’s because we do have access to a piece of it called the conscious mind, and that wrongly gives us the feeling that we know all of it.

Jonathan Phillips and Kiley Hamlin on infant morality