UC San Diego familiar faces

Why a familiar face is a friendlier one

Our emotional perception is profoundly altered when we already know someone.

UC Berkeley forecasting

Predicting the future with the wisdom of crowds

A training that makes people 'superforecasters' yields surprisingly effective results.

Durant Curry Golden State Warriors

Golden State Warriors a case study in ‘greater good’

The NBA champions find success through cooperation, empathy and mindfulness.

UC Santa Barbara mindfulness

3 minutes to mindfulness

Just a few minutes may be all you need to reduce stress and get your mind under control.

UCLA TMS depression therapy

UCLA doctors use magnetic stimulation to ‘rewire’ the brain for people with depression

FDA-approved therapy appears to be effective for some whose condition isn’t improved with medication.

UC Santa Barbara binge watching

Why binge-watching might actually be good for you

Experts weigh in on our new fix.

UC Berkeley Steve Jobs

What kind of personalities start entrepreneurial empires?

Find out how a founder's personality powers startup growth.

UC Irvine call mom

Call Mom?

More adult children are doing it all around the world, a new study finds.

UC Riverside fear study

New study shows how the brain encodes fear

Research could eventually help sufferers of post-traumatic stress disorder.

UC Riverside baby learning

What infants can teach adults about learning

A new theory suggests how adults can never stop learning.

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