I use this page to teach the internet, in easy-to-read summaries, the fascinating things I learn by reading scientific literature on amusing or smirk-worthy topics.
You can see what I've covered so far and some of my reading list here.
Narcissism is one of those epithets nobody wants to earn — it's a character trait highly associated with vanity and egoism, brandished by the people we tell ourselves we would never think to consider as friends. But what does the observer know about the experiment they're in? It turns out narcissists are able to charm the socks off of anyone they meet — if they feel like it — but not more than that. Stick around for an overview of »