Amazing Starling Murmuration Displays the Beauty of Unity

Posted by in Crisis, Society, Video, World on 23. Nov, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bees come in swarms and fish come in schools. Starlings, in the area around Edinburgh, in the moors of England, come in something called a murmuration, and the murmuration refers to the murmuring of the wings of the birds, and throughout the day the starlings are out over a 20-mile radius sort of doing their […]

‘Tend and Befriend’ Vs. ‘Fight or Flight’

Posted by in Crisis, Psychology, Society on 22. Nov, 2014 | 0 Comments

Research into a Healthier Way to Cope with Social Rejection: ‘Tend and Befriend’ Vs. ‘Fight or Flight’ Mark Ellenbogen and Christopher Cardoso, researchers in Concordia’s Centre for Research in Human Development are taking a closer look at oxytocin, a hormone traditionally studied for its role in childbirth and breastfeeding, and more recently for its effect […]