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Romantic couples often find themselves in situations in which partners have discrepant levels of sexual desire, and research shows that conflicts of interest about sex predict negative relationship outcomes and are among the most difficult...

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In the news this week: the benefits of uncertainty, procrastination, slacking at work, and cats. See what else...

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Science in Society

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A few years ago, I had my first conflict with a colleague. It seemed trivial: we were arguing...

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How can we live a meaningful and purposeful life? Answering this question can significantly contribute to our long-term...

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This week's round-up features opposite-sex friendships, first impressions, freeloaders and infidelity. See what else you may have missed...

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