Why Pets Get the Zoomies, How to Avoid Giving Up After a Mistake, and Why Vision Is Important for Babies in the Womb

Learn about cat and dog “zoomies” and why pets sprint around the house; how to avoid the abstinence violation effect that makes you give up after a mistake; and why vision is surprisingly important for babies in the womb.

Why Pets Get the Zoomies by Ashley Hamer (Listener question from Michelle)

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How to Avoid Giving Up After a Mistake by Mae Rice

Why Vision Is Important for Babies in the Womb by Grant Currin

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