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Are women asking for too much in relationships or are men not doing enough? (Part 3)

There is an episode of the podcast Hidden Brain that discusses why marriages today fail. The basic idea is that as conditions in society have improved, people, especially women, have begun looking for their romantic relationships to fulfill them more. … Continue reading Are women asking for too much in relationships or are men not doing enough? (Part 3)

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Are women asking for too much in relationships or are men not doing enough? (Part 1)

I’ve been seeing an interesting conversation online right now about dating and relationship dynamics. It seems like as women become more independent, gain rights in society, I’m primarily coming from a Western society standpoint, especially American, become more successful in … Continue reading Are women asking for too much in relationships or are men not doing enough? (Part 1)

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What if scientists practiced anticipating the next paradigm shift in their fields?

Reading the book The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert has made me think about paradigm shifts. Discussed in the book, is how researchers trained with a certain viewpoint within their field are often hesitant to accept an abrupt change in … Continue reading What if scientists practiced anticipating the next paradigm shift in their fields?