Pragma Synesi – interesting bits

Compendium of interesting bits I come across, with an occasional IMHO

5 ways to give to charity without even trying

Five ways to benefit charities without costing you a dime.

5 ways to give to charity without even trying

February 28, 2018 Posted by | lifehack | , | Leave a comment

Go higher to gain virtue

It seems the higher you go, the more virtuous you become.  So if you are selling girl guide cookies, the place to do it is at the top of the escalator, not at the bottom.  From Scientific American,  March 29, 2011:

Why Escalators Bring out the Best in People

A curious connection between altitude and goodness

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March 31, 2011 Posted by | behaviour, brain, decision making, psychology | , , | Leave a comment