Are We Genetically Inclined To Be Materialistic?

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Is The Primary System To Blame For Partisanship?

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Does Winter Really Bring On The Blues? Maybe Not

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Examining Flip Side Of A Firm's Social Responsibility Record

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Why Countries Invest Differently In Environmental Issues

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Study: Commuting Adversely Affects Political Engagement

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Ronald Heifetz draws on his training as a psychiatrist to coach aspiring leaders at Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government. Ben de la Cruz/NPR hide caption

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Lessons In Leadership: It's Not About You. (It's About Them)

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Why Do People Agree To Work In Boring Jobs?

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Study Sheds Light On Criminal Activity During Time Change

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Kids might be more satisfied if they get one good treat instead of one good treat and one lesser treat. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Why Are Kids Who Get Less Candy Happier On Halloween?

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Why We Care More About Losses Than Gains

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Why College Freshmen May Feel Like Impostors On Campus

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Theorists Compare Government Shutdown To A Not-So-Fun Game

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Examining The Psychology Of Sports Fans

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When it comes to nature versus nurture, brain scientists think both matter. Daniel Horowitz for NPR hide caption

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Smart Teenage Brains May Get Some Extra Learning Time

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