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  1. This Study on Altruistic Toddlers Will Make You Feel Better About the WorldNot everything is terrible.
  2. This Weekend’s Pro-Immigrant Protests Showed How Complicated People AreIt’s easy to get us riled up and fearful, but it’s also easy to get us to exhibit spontaneous compassion for strangers.
  3. altruism
    Muslims Donated Blood for Orlando Shooting Victims Despite Fasting for RamadanFasting means no food or drinks for 15 hours, including the revitalizing post-donation apple juice.
  4. altruism
    Europe’s Refugee Crisis and the Biology of Human AltruismLooking to glimpses of altruism that have emerged in the ongoing refugee crisis in Europe.
  5. altruism
    Are Poor Kids More Altruistic?A new study suggests they might be, and that the behavior could bring health benefits.
  6. altruism
    People Would Rather Lose Money Than Harm a StrangerInteresting new research on altruism. 
  7. social psychology
    Heroes Act First, Think LaterConscious thought would only slow them down.
  8. neuroscience
    Who Would Donate a Kidney to a Stranger? An ‘Anti-Psychopath’They’re like psychopaths. But exactly the opposite. 
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