The American Psychological Association (APA) format for a research paper
By: Jerry Curtis
The American Psychological Association (APA) guidelines for research paper writing are challenging, but easy to follow. A student writer facing the task of doing a major research paper using APA guidelines might, at first, feel overwhelmed. However, take a breath, and - as the saying...
By: Retha Boswell
Theories that the full moon influences human behavior are strongly rooted in superstition and many can be traced back to the middle ages in Europe. Increased aggression leads to more violent crimes, more accidents and more suicides all during full moons. The modern word "lunacy"...
Why some theories say a full moon influences human behavior
By: Healthy Annie
There are many popular theories that say the full moon influences human behavior. Moon struck is a common expression, and other people talk about the "lunar effect" on behavior. Even the word lunacy refers to the moon, and it was once believed that the full...
Why some theories say a full moon influences human behavior
By: Ramona Taylor
Long before the legends of werewolves, people believed that the moon affected human behavior. The lunar effect, sometimes called being moonstruck, has been the subject of a scientific study as well. Our common terms like lunacy come from this long standing belief. Just as the...
Why some theories say a full moon influences human behavior
By: Roger Crain
The Lunar Effect Theory of human behavior is a legend that has been around for approximately 1000 years. It was first popularized by the myth of the werewolf, a fabled concept of European folklore dating back to the middle ages and peaking during the 17th...
The pros and cons of transhumanism
By: The Renegade
There has been a lot of debate lately in the areas of online privacy, NSA spying, computer hacking, and general advances in artificial intelligence and neuroscience. President Obama recently announced a bold initiative to totally 'map' the human brain. It is called the Brain Mapping...
Why some theories say a full moon influences human behavior
By: Ruth Belena
Ever since ancient times, there has been a strong belief that full moon influences human behaviour. This influence is often referred to as ‘The lunar effect’ and has been used theoretically to explain the heightened aggression and manic behaviour displayed by some people with...
By: Tammy Cramblett
Psychology has been around in some form for thousands of years. It seems as though humans have always had a need to understand how their minds work and why. There are many schools of thought in the field of psychology and just as many men...
By: Christina Cardenas
Systematic desensitization Therapy is a type of behavioral therapy used to treat intense phobias. According to simplyspsychology.org, it was developed by Wolpe during the 1950s. It is based on Pavlov's Principle of Conditioning, according to suite101.com. Systematic Desensitization Therapy is actually made up...
Researchers date world's oldest globe showing New World
By: Leigh Goessl
A remarkable find has been made by researchers who have dated the world's oldest known globe to depict the New World. The newly discovered globe is dated back to the early 1500s and is described to be the size of a grapefruit. Researchers say the...

 

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