Tag: Psychology

How we read each other's minds | Rebecca Saxe

Sensing the motives and feelings of others is a natural talent for humans. But how do we do it? Here, Rebecca Saxe shares fascinating lab work that uncovers how the brain thinks about other peoples’ thoughts — and judges their actions. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the […]

How to motivate yourself to change your behavior | Tali Sharot | TEDxCambridge

What does make us change our actions? Tali Sharot reveals three ingredients to doing what’s good for yourself. Dr. Tali Sharot is a neuroscientist at University College London and the director of the Affective Brain Lab. She is a faculty member of the department of Experimental Psychology, a Wellcome Trust Fellow, and currently a visiting […]

Getting stuck in the negatives (and how to get unstuck) | Alison Ledgerwood | TEDxUCDavis

Alison Ledgerwood joined the Department of Psychology at UC Davis in 2008 after completing her PhD in social psychology at New York University. She is interested in understanding how people think, and how they can think better. Her research, which is funded by the National Science Foundation, investigates how certain ways of thinking about an […]

How to avoid death By PowerPoint | David JP Phillips | TEDxStockholmSalon

With a seldom seen depth of knowledge and passion for his subject, David Phillips has become the leading Swedish figurehead in the art of making presentations. He is the founder and owner of Sweden’s largest resource on the subject: Presentationsteknik.com. He is also author of the ground-breaking book “How To Avoid Death By PowerPoint” published […]

How To Be Attractive – The Ultimate Attraction Strategy

How To Be Attractive – A single, deep insight that will make you ridiculously attractive to the opposite sex. The Ultimate Life Purpose Course – Create Your Dream Career: Leo’s Top 140 Self Help Books Full Video Transcript Here: Video Summary: Tips and tricks and cheats are not the way to be more attractive to […]

How to practice emotional first aid | Guy Winch

We’ll go to the doctor when we feel flu-ish or a nagging pain. So why don’t we see a health professional when we feel emotional pain: guilt, loss, loneliness? Too many of us deal with common psychological-health issues on our own, says Guy Winch. But we don’t have to. He makes a compelling case to […]

How Do Babies Become Bilingual?

Have you ever seen a kid talk to her friends in English, but to her mom in Spanish? Learning a second language can be really hard for adults, so how do bilingual babies learn two at the same time? but how the bilingual babies learning two languages? Hosted by: Brit Garner ———- Support SciShow by […]

The Science Behind Magnets: How do they Work? – Stuff to Blow Your Kids' Mind #2

You’ve probably played with magnets before – these fascinating items can exert control over another object without even touching it. So how do they actually work? Watch as Robert and Julie demonstrate the mighty power of magnets in this episode. Subscribe | Homepage | Listen to us | Like us | Follow us | Google+ […]

How To Love Yourself – How To Like Who You Are Right Now

How To Love Yourself – Stop the guilt and shame right now and start to be happy with who you are. The Ultimate Life Purpose Course – Create Your Dream Career: Leo’s Top 140 Self Help Books Full Video Transcript Here: Video Summary: Everyone dislikes some things about themselves, but hopefully not everything. Learning to […]