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  1. Oxytocin's Fingerprint in Personality Traits and Regional Brain Volume

    Science and Technology
    I was reading an article that said that Oxytocin makes people more extroverted and less fearful and anxious and also correlates negatively with amygdala-hippocampal complex volume. So MRI scans can be used to make a guess at personality. If so, then drugs can change a person's personality...
  2. I'm in a slump because being human sucks.

    Sex and Relationships
    Romance is the most discomforting thing I've experienced thus far in my 21 years. I crave it so much. I've loved before, for many years. Fruitlessly no doubt, but it was still an incredibly enjoyable--and comforting--experience. It felt GREAT. Especially during those moments where the feelings...
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