Entries from August 2012

Sunday, August 5th, 2012

Kenya audio slideshow: Together

Kenya audio slideshow: Together

Sunday, August 5th, 2012

Slideshow: Electricity for rural Nicaragua

Slideshow: Electricity for rural Nicaragua

Sunday, August 5th, 2012

Audio Slideshow: Sibling Snapshots

Audio Slideshow: Sibling Snapshots

Sunday, August 5th, 2012

Bhutan Bets Organic Agriculture Is The Road To Happiness

Bhutan Bets Organic Agriculture Is The Road To Happiness

Sunday, August 5th, 2012

The Science Of Ritual: Why We Seek Help And Healing In Repetition

The Science Of Ritual: Why We Seek Help And Healing In Repetition

Sunday, August 5th, 2012

Why do we turn to ritual to get what we want?

This is not a question I had ever actually asked myself, but it is a question cognitive psychologist Cristine Legare has been asking herself for a while. I stumbled across Legare’s research about 10 days ago — it was a paper she has out in the latest issue of the journal Cognition — and was […] Continue Reading