I draw connections between ancient ideas (e.g. the soul) and ideas that have arisen from the field of psychology in the more recent centuries
An honest discussion on the old-hat presumption that marijuana leads to use of other illicit substances
We engage with difficult questions about personal value in society.
This article provides a short meditation on the current design of the correctional system and the psychological impact of solitary confinement.
I discuss my MBTI results and my skepticism of the Meyers-Briggs model.
Stages of life from birth to death.
Components of the brain and their function
A few tips on holding yourself to a higher standard.
The nature of thinking and measurement of mental abilities.
Structure and function of a nerve cell
A cursory glance at the building blocks of life.
Understanding the nature of what propels us forward, intensity of effort, and how to get where we want to be.
Stress doesn't just affect you temporarily but can have negative longterm effects on your body and mind. This article looks at how it can affect learning, memory, and cognition.