The Brain


How Awe Brings People Together 

A series of experiments suggest that awe causes us to have a smaller sense of self, which shapes our social networks in positive ways. Read More 

  • Jill Suttie
  • July 6, 2017
The Brain

Why Our Brain Thrives on Mistakes 

A slowly growing body of research suggests that our common aversion to failure is itself a failed strategy. Being curious about our mistakes is the royal road to learning. And mindful techniques can help. Read More 

  • Editor-in-Chief Barry Boyce
  • May 3, 2017