Reader View · 4 min read · Aug 11th · Here are some reasons for the natural human tendency to avoid or reject new information that runs counter to what you already know – and some tips on how to do better. · Shared by 588, including Tim, Miguel Angel Escotet, Brian Laung Aoaeh, CFA
confirmation bias. It’s the natural tendency to seek out information or interpret things in a way that supports your existing beliefs.
Reader View · 6 min read · Aug 17th · Short-term thinking is both rooted in our most primal instincts and encouraged by runaway technological development. How can we fight it? · Shared by 765, including Peter Herger
IG THINK Why is it so hard to escape short-term thinking? Biology and technology Excerpted from Longpath: Becoming the Great Ancestors Our Future Needs by Ari Wallach and published by HarperOne. Copyright 2022. Republished with permission of the publishe
Reader View · 6 min read · From 2020 · The coronavirus pandemic has led to a collective loss of normalcy. · Shared by 728, including Sylvia Duckworth, Michael Hyatt, Alex Cavoulacos, Hrag, Marsha Collier, Mathew Ingram, Biz Carson, Matt Heinz, 🌻 Laura Fitton (she/her) 🌻, Charles Duhigg, Rachel Botsman, Nilofer Merchant, Whitney Johnson, Mike Allton, Eric Holthaus, Brian D. Earp, Ph.D., Dr. Laura Markham, Dave deBronkart, Paul Ekman, getify
Reader View · 4 min read · Apr 29th · When negative thinking becomes the norm, it can contribute to mental health problems including social anxiety, low self-esteem, and even depression. To avoid falling into that pattern, let’s explore… · Shared by 3374, including ellie-kempton, Stephanie A Kowalski, Massimiliano Aroffo, Tamsen Webster, Message Strategist (she/her)
when you’re already feeling anxious or depressed, succumbing to negative thought patterns is unfortunately likely to worsen the way you feel.
Reader View · 4 min read · From 2020 · In a new study in mice, researchers discover exercise helps animals cope with stress by enabling an uptick in a crucial neural protein called galanin. · Shared by 272, including Matthias Lampe, Gregor B. Rosenauer, Nrupal Akolkar, Gabriele
Reader View · 3 min read · Aug 19th · Washing yourself can attenuate the psychological consequences of stressful events, according to new research published in Social Psychological and Personality Science. The new findings provide some of… · Shared by 145
Reader View · 8 min read · 2020-11-30 · In a major scientific advance, the latest version of our AI system AlphaFold has been recognised as a solution to this grand challenge by the organisers of the biennial Critical Assessment of protein… · Shared by 382, including Amjad Masad ⠕, Tom Raftery (Mastodon: @firstname.lastname@example.org), Dr. Marigo Raftopoulos, Kirk Borne, Zach Weinersmith, Dion Almaer, Nando de Freitas 🏳️🌈, Mario Klingemann💧💦, Dave McClure, Dr. James Canton, Mathias Bynens, Patrick OShaughnessy, Danielle Fong 💁🏻♀️, AGI.Eth | AIKing.Eth | 👑.sgb, Nathan Benaich, Roger Highfield, Josh Olszewicz, Luciano Floridi @email@example.com, Mike Tamir, PhD, Elad Gil