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The Surprising Reason That Empathising With Strangers Can Be Hard

Source: Psyblog Stress from the presence of strangers reduces people’s ability to empathise, a new study finds. However, just 15 minutes of playing a video game together is enough to overcome this barrier and allow strangers to empathise with each other. … Continue reading

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10 Most Awe-Inspiring Neuroscience Studies

By Jeremy Dean Originally posted at PsyBlog New studies demonstrate the deep power of human empathy, debunk right-brain and left-brain personalities, explore neural structures during sleep and way more… It’s been an awe-inspiring few years for neuroscience. By peering inside … Continue reading

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