Suicide by Plane, Terrorism and Mentally Ill Young Men “Suicide-Slayers”

Suicide by Plane, Terrorism and Mentally Ill Young Men “Suicide-Slayers” Read more: Suicide by Plane, Terrorism and Mentally Ill Young Men “Suicide-Slayers” | Elmer Rich | The Blogs | The Times of Israel http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/suicide-by-plane-terrorism-and-mentally-ill-young-men-suicide-slayers/#ixzz3VbiKA9u3 Follow us: @timesofisrael on Twitter | timesofisrael on Facebook

More Proof: “Altruism” Is Really (Genetic) Selfishness

Take Aways: “a gene for (altruism) is favored when the altruism sufficiently benefits relatives carrying the gene.” “social evolution theory, rather than being in turmoil, is supported by multiple theoretical approaches” “reproductive altruism could evolve if it increased the worker’s inclusive fitness, which included effects that it had on increasing the fitness of its relatives” […]

Groups Decision Making: Dum is Over-weighted, Smart is Under-weighted, Of Course

Take Aways – people tend to overestimate their own performance on hard tasks paradoxically, when given an easy task, they tend to underestimate their own performance (the hard-easy effect) when comparing themselves to others, people with low competence tend to think they are as good as everyone else, whereas people with high competence tend to […]

New Book Project Launched: B3: “The Brain, Behavior and Business”

We are launching a new book project “The Brain, Behavior and Your Business.”   A brief description if below.  Ideas welcome. Book Project Brief: “The Brain, Behavior and Your Business” (B3) Applying the Best Brain Science to Business, Policy and Professional Problem Solving at Your Work USP: Your one source for current and future best knowledge […]