Articles (Psychology)

The Inkblot Test
(Science and Art)

Have you ever come across an entertaining personality quiz entitled the “Inkblot Test” while skimming through the Internet? If you have not come across this test yet, let me tell you about it.


First Language Acquisition Explained
(Behavioral Sciences)

I often recall this hilarious incident when my nephew Youssef was only three years old and was having the following conversation about his broken toy with my sister.

And the Winner is …
(Science and Sports)

As football fans were passionately following the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Achilles was busy predicting match results using its “cat sense”.


As Able As Anyone
(Science and Sports)

While sport has value in everyone’s life, it is even more important in the life of a person with disability thanks to its rehabilitative influence. 

Sport Psychology
(Science and Sports)

Physical exercise alone is not enough for athletes to achieve success.

Running for Happiness
(Science and Sports)

 The body and mind are so closely linked, when your body feels better, your mind will be better as well.

Sleeping during Working Hours!
(Science at Work)

I visited Japan in 2001 on a scientific mission; after going through my visit's program, I was surprised to see sleeping cabins to use during working hours!


The Mystery of Shark Attacks
(Safe Summer)

Back in 2010, a series of bloody shark attacks terrorized the normally serene beaches of Sharm-Elsheikh. The attacks were so ferocious that experts were at a loss explaining the unprecedented behavior.


Workaholism
(Science at Work)

How can we find out if we are addicted to work, and how can we get rid of this addiction to live a normal life devoid of any psychological issues?

The Internet and Mind Control
(Behavioral Sciences)

Does Facebook really connect people or provide an unrealistic version of reality? 


The Golden Touch
(Science at Work)

In Greek mythology, King Midas had asked the god Dionysus for the ability to turn everything he touched into gold; when he was granted his wish, he thought he had good fortune. Yet, he soon came to regret making that wish!


Bipolar Disorder
(Behavioral Sciences)

Bipolar disorder is a condition that features extreme shifts in mood and fluctuation in energy and activity levels that can make the daily life difficult.


Life in Captivity
(Behavioral Sciences)

Wild animals in captivity are denied everything; they are unable to do what is natural and important to them.


Paranoia: The Downfall of Greatness
(Behavioral Sciences)

Paranoia is a common disease that people, and perhaps entire communities, suffer from worldwide.


Botanic Talks
(Behavioral Sciences)

Plantae is a seemingly silent kingdom; yet, it has milliards of secrets to tell.


ALLATRA Psychology and Psychotherapy
(Behavioral Sciences)

ALLATRA psychology studies a human being holistically and in the context of his/her relationship with others.


Turning the Mind Inside Out
(Behavioral Sciences)

“There are emotions we have all shared: joy, fear, anger, disgust, and sadness. Ever wonder where all those emotions really live?” 

Animals: Are They Smart?
(Behavioral Sciences)

Animals are intelligent; they have good problem-solving skills and are very much aware of their surroundings.

Insect Eating Plants
(Behavioral Sciences)

Why and how do plants consume insects?

 

Psychological Health of Astronauts
(Behavioral Sciences)

Astronauts a are selected carefully, after grueling scientific, cultural, physical, and mental tests, with psychological health testing being of utmost importance.


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