How Your Music Tastes Give an Insight into the Way You Think

your music tastes

Your music tastes or the type of music you listen to can actually give big clues into the way in which you think, researchers at the Cambridge University have found. The study, which was published in PLOS ONE journal, focuses specifically on two types of thinking: empathizers … READ MORE

The Everyday Happiness Strategy Backed by Science You Need to Be Using

everyday happiness strategy

A newly popular approach to life called “prioritising positivity” has surfaced and with its simple process, I can see why so many people are taking on this new approach. One of the main aspects of prioritising positivity is making time for the activities in your life that … READ MORE

4 Introvert Types: Which One Are You?

4 introvert types

Everywhere you look there are articles and stories about introverts and extroverts, but did you know that if you look into each personality aspect, there are different types within? I’m an introvert and the topic of introversion has always interested me, resulting in the reading of countless … READ MORE

Study: Introverts See the World More Accurately Than Extroverts

Introverts See the World More Accurately

Introverts and extroverts both perceive and engage in the world in very different ways. A new study [1] by Daniel C. Feiler and Adam M. Kleinbaum has found that introverts see the world more accurately and understand it much better than extroverts do. The researchers took the well-known … READ MORE

Walking in Nature Reduces Negativity, Anxiety and Stress, Study Confirms

walking in nature

With more and more people deciding that busy, bustling cities are an ideal place to live, the idea of going on long country walks surrounded by Mother Nature is long forgotten. However, a new study has found that walking in nature can reduce negativity and clear your head. … READ MORE

7 Signs You Are an Emotionally Intelligent Person

emotionally intelligent person

Emotional Intelligence is a term often used in the psychology field to define a person’s ability to understand emotions and feelings both, their own and others, as first popularised by Daniel Goleman [1]. There has been much research into the topic of emotional intelligence and the role … READ MORE

Surprising Facts You Didn‘t Know About Left-Handed People

Left-Handed People

New research published in Live Science [1] claimed that the humans have been predominantly right-handed for over 500,000 years, however, left-handed people make up 10 percent of the population, undoubtedly making them the odd ones out. There has been lots of research into why some people prefer … READ MORE

Empathetic People Have Physical Differences in Their Brains, Study Finds

Empathetic People

New research has opened up questions that it may be possible to lose your empathetic ability over time or that it could even possibly be increased through training. These questions were raised because scientists have recently discovered they can physically see people’s empathetic ability on brain scans. … READ MORE