100 episodes

All In The Mind is ABC RN's weekly podcast looking into the mental universe, the mind, brain and behaviour — everything from addiction to artificial intelligence.

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    • Life Sciences
    • 4.5 • 6 Ratings

All In The Mind is ABC RN's weekly podcast looking into the mental universe, the mind, brain and behaviour — everything from addiction to artificial intelligence.

    WEIRD psychology

    WEIRD psychology

    Claims about human psychology and behaviour in top international journals are largely based on the WEIRDest people in the world. People from Western Educated Industrialised Rich Democratic - or WEIRD - societies are widely used as research subjects, but the assumption that they represent a universal human population may be vastly wrong, and skew psychological research. More cultural psychology could be the answer.

    • 29 min
    The predictive mind

    The predictive mind

    The mind contains everything we think and feel – our experiences are created by the brain, mostly without our awareness. This makes it pretty much impossible to fully know the mind of others. Research shows that, to ensure our survival, the brain constantly attempts to predict what will happen next.

    • 28 min
    A love letter to smell

    A love letter to smell

    When you're near coriander or parmesan cheese, do you smell fresh sweetness or vomit and soap?

    • 32 min
    How to stay mentally healthy

    How to stay mentally healthy

    What small changes can we make in our daily lives to improve our mental health?

    • 28 min
    Podcast Extra: Dr Alex Korb offers more techniques out of depression, anxiety

    Podcast Extra: Dr Alex Korb offers more techniques out of depression, anxiety

    Can you rewire your brain to recover from depression?

    • 28 min
    Trusting Strangers - Who Do We Trust and Why?

    Trusting Strangers - Who Do We Trust and Why?

    When two strangers meet, how do they figure out whether to trust one another?

    • 29 min

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