“Stress seems to decrease over the course of life”

This also explains why older people, according to research are happier on average than younger people? You might think that getting older doesn’t bring much happiness – just think of how physical health deteriorates and illnesses increase while social contacts and cognitive resources gradually dwindle. In fact, however, we find time and again that life […]

Availability: A man in a suit gets more money

The startling sight — a man in a business suit collecting for the homeless — probably wasn’t the reason, they continue to write. Because then one would have expected passers-by to react in other ways, for example by saying something to him. But it didn’t happen. In fact, a follow-up survey showed that the supplicant […]