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Stories by Claudia Wallis

Of Psychopaths and Presidential Candidates

Of Psychopaths and Presidential Candidates

An analysis in the current Scientific American MIND shows where some of this year's aspirants rank on a standard assessment of psychopathic traits—and the results are interesting, to say the least

August 12, 2016 — Claudia Wallis

Extreme Shyness Can Be Overcome

That boy who never speaks in class? Chances are he has an anxiety disorder called selective mutism that demands the one thing he dreads the most: attention

June 10, 2016 — Claudia Wallis
Stories by Claudia Wallis

Confronting Common Wisdom