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Widely regarded as the world's most influential living psychologist, Daniel Kahneman won the Nobel in Economics for his pioneering work in behavioral economics — exploring the irrational ways we make decisions about risk. Check out his tedtalk:
http://ow.ly/4nose3

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Even though slumber consumes about a third of the day for many life forms, we know very little about why it's needed. The need for sleep remains one of the great mysteries of biology. Check out this new theory:
http://ow.ly/4norAk

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Dan Gilbert argues that our brains systematically misjudge what will make us happy. And these quirks in our cognition make humans very poor predictors of our own bliss. Check out the video:
http://ow.ly/4nork6

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No one is telling you what time to go to bed with this, but researchers are making a strong case that the duration and timing of your sleep are closely associated with whether your behavior is heart-healthy. Read more here:
http://ow.ly/4noqYB

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Philosopher and cognitive scientist, Dan Dennett argues that human consciousness and free will are the result of physical processes. Check it out in this video:
http://ow.ly/4noqyA

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Harvard psychologist Dan Gilbert says our beliefs about what will make us happy are often wrong — a premise he supports with intriguing research, and explains in his accessible and unexpectedly funny book, Stumbling on Happiness. Watch the tedtalk here:
http://ow.ly/4nopY8

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New research shows that patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain commonly seek acupuncture and chiropractic care for relief, but many do not tell their physicians about it. Efforts are needed to better communicate the treatments being used by patients to manage this pain. Read more here: http://ow.ly/4noplA

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Tan Le is the founder & CEO of Emotiv, a bioinformatics company that's working on identifying biomarkers for mental and other neurological conditions using electroencephalography (EEG). Check out the ted talk here:
http://ow.ly/4nop4A

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We could be one step closer to personalized cancer vaccines; in what has been hailed a "groundbreaking" discovery, researchers suggest it could be possible to encourage the immune system to target and destroy cancer cells by identifying specific antigens on their surface. Read more here: http://ow.ly/4nooSU
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