Culture

In this culture section, you’ll find the latest news about psychology. Discover more about literary topics, articles, philosophy, and explore our stories and reflections. Because there’s no better way to stimulate the mind than culture in all its different forms: cinema, music, books…

James Vicary and Subliminal Advertising

During the 50s, everyone talked about mind control and brainwashing. At the end of the decade, James Vicary conducted his famous experiment on the supposed efficacy of subliminal advertising. Over time, his conclusions were criticized. Nevertheless, they’re still a source…

The Era of Age-Friendly Cities

Humans beings need to interact with other people. Your surroundings can be very helpful, as they’re related to the way you interact with others and your ideas, emotions, and behaviors. There’s a new trend for cities: age-friendly cities. These are…

Seven Quotes from Ezra Pound

The quotes Ezra Pound left behind have a unique charm. In spite of the fact that he made some questionable decisions in his life (such as supporting Benito Mussolini), his contribution to the literary world was invaluable. This American poet…

How Will Coronavirus Change Us?

How will what we’ve experienced with the coronavirus change us? What impact will this experience have in one, five, or ten years from now? Every time we face a crisis, everyone that works in the field of psychology asks themselves…

Demeter, the Blonde Goddess

Demeter is an important goddess in Greek mythology. Revered as a great mother of humanity, she’s placed above other important goddesses, such as Rhea and Gaia. Demeter was the protector of grains, harvests, and fertility of the soils. She was…