Pandemic Blues? Try Nature

By this point, we're no doubt all familiar with the lowered mood associated with life during the COVID-19 pandemic.The combination of...

The Furry Robot Factor

Image source: Gurion University of the Negevl. As many pet owners know, in hard times, it can be very helpful to have a furry little...

The Loneliness Epidemic

There's an epidemic sweeping the world, and it's not the one you think. A new paper published in the Trends in Cognitive Sciences journal...

Mental Health in a Time of Quarantine

It will probably not come as a surprise to you that life during a pandemic can be challenging for one's mental health. Even the CDC...

Obligation During Social Distancing

As Covid-19 forces us indoors, people are more and more relying on their social circles, for favors big and small. William Chopik,...