Neuroscientist & Author

Psychology Today

Fields, R.D. (2009)  Glia:  The Other Brain.  Psychology Today, December 15, 2009 www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain

Fields, R.D. (2009)  Baby Blues—A Search beyond Neurons.  Psychology Today, December 21, 2009 on-line. www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain

Fields, R.D. (2010)  Who Have More Out-of-Body Near-Death-Experiences—Atheists, Catholics, or Muslims?  Psychology Today July 26, 2010  http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201007/who-have-more-out-body-near-death-experiences-atheists-catholics-or-muslim

Fields, R.D. (2010)  Money Buys Unhappiness, Proven in a New Study  Psychology Today  May 23, 2010  http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201005/money-buys-unhappiness-proven-in-new-study

Fields, R.D. (2010)  Mirror Image People—Are Lefties Different?  Psychology Today July 11, 2010  http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201007/mirror-image-people-are-lefties-different

Fields, R.D. (2010)  Acupuncture Works—Sort of.  Psychology Today Sept. 27, 2010 http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201009/acupuncture-works-sort

Fields, R.D. (2010)  Festering Brain Infection—Piercing the Illusion of Safety.  Psychology Today, May 3 2010, on-line  www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain

Fields, R.D. (2010)  The Fountain of Youth in a Cup of Coffee—Ladies Only.  Psychology Today March 18, 2010 www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain

Fields, R.D. (2010)  Is Captivity Driving Killer Whales Mad?  Psychology Today, February 28, 2010 on-line www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain

Fields, R.D. (2010) Amy Bishop’s Science—Scientific studies by the Professor Accused in the Huntsville Faculty Murders.  Psychology Today, February 21, 2010 on-line  www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain

Fields, R.D. (2010)  Hidden effects of Prozac—Antidepressant Actions beyond Neurons  Psychology Today, February 11, 2010 on-line www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain

Fields, R.D. (2010) Hidden effects of Prozac—Antidepressant actions beyond Neurons Psychology Today, February 11, 2010 on-line www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain

Fields, R.D.  (2010) Sticks and Stones—Hurtful Words Damage the Brain.  Psychology Today, October 30, 2010.  http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201010/sticks-and-stones-hurtful-words-damage-the-brain

Fields, R.D.  (2010) Nostalgia is a Double-Edged Sword.  Looking through Rose Colored Glasses—Does Nostalgia Make You Old?  Psychology Today December 31, 2010.  http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201012/looking-through-rose-colored-glasses-does-nostalgia-make-you-old

Fields, R.D.  (2011) Why We Prefer Certain Colors.  Psychology Today  April 1, 2011.  http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201104/why-we-prefer-certain-colors

Fields, R.D. (2011)  The Deadliest Disorder:  There is Nothing Wrong with Me.  Psychology Today March 11, 1011. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201103/the-deadliest-disorder-0

Fields, R.D.  (2011) Shocking Anniversary.  Shock Therapy—New Insights 77 Years after the First Experiment.   Psychology Today  January 23, 2011. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201101/shocking-anniversary

Fields, R.D. (2011)  Brain Wiring   Psychology Today, June 21, 2011 http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201106/brain-wiring

Fields, R.D. (2011)  Search for the Genius Gene.  Psychology Today,  September 26, 2011  http://’www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201109/search-the-genius-gene

Fields, R.D. (2011)  Eat Your Guts Out:  Why Envy Hurts and Why It’s Good for your Brain Psychology Today, September 12, 2011  http://’www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201109/eat-your-guts-out-why-envy-hurts-and-why-its-good-our-brain

Fields, R.D. (2011)  The Top Four False Beliefs about Memory.  Psychology Today, November 12, 2011.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201111/the-top-four-false-beliefs-about-memory

Fields, R.D. (2011)  Diversity Promotes Selfishness–Forced Integration is the Answer.  Psychology Today, December 19, 2011.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201112/diversity-promotes-selfishness-forced-integration-is-the-answer

Fields, R.D. (2012)  Obesity Caused by Non-Neuronal Cells (Glia) in the Brain.  Psychology Today, April 4, 2012.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201204/obesity-caused-non-neuronal-cells-glia-in-the-brain

Fields, R.D. (2012)  Cocaine Shrinks the Brain.  Psychology Today, April 24, 2012.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201204/cocaine-shrinks-the-brain

Fields, R.D. (2012)  Religion and Reason.  Psychology Today, April 26, 2012.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201204/religion-and-reason

Fields, R.D. (2012)  Avoiding Collisions:  The Unconscious Mind at Work.  Psychology Today, August 6, 2012.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201208/avoiding-collisions-the-unconscious-mind-work

Fields, R.D. (2012)  What Does it Take to Succeed in School?  Psychology Today, September 6, 2012.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201209/what-does-it-take-succeed-in-school

Fields, R.D. (2012)  Knowing Your Fate. Psychology Today, October 28, 2012.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201210/knowing-your-fate-4

Fields, R.D. (2012)  Cognitive Enhancement without Drugs.  Psychology Today, December 29, 2012.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201212/cognitive-enhancement-without-drugs

Fields, R.D. (2013)  A Tickling Way to Reduce Fear.  Psychology Today, Feb 05, 2013.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201302/tickling-way-reduce-fear

Fields, R.D. (2013)  St. Patrick’s Day Hangover Doubles Risk of Brain Stroke.  Psychology Today, March 17, 2013.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201303/st-patrick-s-day-hangover-doubles-risk-brain-stroke-1

Fields, R.D. (2013)  Low Testosterone:  Where’s the Beef?  Psychology Today, March 22, 2013.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201303/low-testosterone-where-s-the-beef

Fields, R.D. (2013)  Why Can’t We Get Along?  Psychology Today, May 7, 2013.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201305/why-can-t-we-get-along

Fields, R.D. (2013)  Brain Scan Can Reveal How Much School Work You’ve Done.  Psychology Today, July 22, 2013.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201307/brain-scan-can-reveal-how-much-school-work-you-ve-done

Fields, R.D. (2013)  The Neuroscience of Herding and the Government Shutdown.  Psychology Today, October 6, 2013.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201310/the-neuroscience-herding-and-the-government-shutdown

Fields, R.D. (2016)  The Explosive Mix of Sex and Violence.  Psychology Today, January 26, 2016.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201601/the-explosive-mix-sex-and-violence

Fields, R.D. (2016)  The Science of Violence.  Psychology Today, April 27, 2016.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201604/the-science-violence

Fields, R.D. (2016)  Marijuana Use Increases Violent Behavior.  Psychology Today, March 20, 2016.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201603/marijuana-use-increases-violent-behavior

Fields, R.D. (2016)  A Neuroscience Perspective on Brexit.  Psychology Today, June 26, 2016.  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-new-brain/201606/neuroscience-perspective-brexit