10 Best Articles on Behavioral Science

The most useful articles and videos on behavioral science from around the web—beginners to advanced—curated by thought leaders and our community. We focus on timeless pieces and update the list whenever we discover new, must-read articles or videos—make sure to bookmark and revisit this page.

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Top 5 Behavioral Science Articles

At a glance: these are the articles that have been most read, shared, and saved on behavioral science by Refind users in 2023 so far.

  1. How to change your behavior for the better
  2. Time Confetti and the Broken Promise of Leisure
  3. How do you know what you see is “real”?
  4. Behavioral Scientist’s Research Lead Highlights of 2022
  5. Lead Like a Scientist: Experiments are Key to Unleashing Potential


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Short Articles

Short on time? Check out these useful short articles on behavioral science—all under 10 minutes.

Long Articles

These are some of the most-read long-form articles on behavioral science.

Related Topics


We monitor hundreds of publications, blogs, newsletters, and news sources in Behavioral Science, including:

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Behavioral Scientist

Original, thought-provoking reports from the front lines of behavioral science. Learn more: http://behavioralscientist.org

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The Center For Advanced Hindsight

The CAH is @danariely's research group at @DukeU. Making people happier, healthier, and wealthier with behavioral science, at home and abroad.

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Our world, explained.

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TED Talks

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