Alone: The perils of a life in isolation

Humans are hardwired to interact with others, especially during times of stress. On the other hand, when we go through a trying ordeal alone, a lack of emotional support and comradeship can increase our anxiety and hinder our ability to cope. This message is forcefully driven home in the newly released thriller Shut In. Naomi […]

Why ‘Hardwired… to Self-Destruct’ is Metallica’s landmark album

I can think of no other way of describing Hardwired… to Self-Destruct, Metallica’s newest album than what it is; a smashing success. A double album that the stars almost aligned for to happen, the album was preceded with the unsuccessful Death Magnetic, which was followed by Kirk Hammett losing his phone that had nearly 250 […]