Two crackerjack science journalists from NPR look at why some things (and some people!) drive us crazy It happens everywhere?offices, schools, even your own backyard. Plus, seemingly anything can trigger it?cell phones, sirens, bad music, constant distractions, your boss, or even your... read more
A Note for the Authors
Introduction: Cell Phones
A Noise Annoys
A Case of Mistaken Intensity
Fingernails on a Chalkboard
Bugged by Bugs: An Epic Bugging
Who Moved Their Cheese?
The Terror of Perfect Pitch
Breaking the Rules
He's Just Not That Annoyed by You
Better Late Than Never Doesn't Apply Here
When Your Mind Becomes a Foreign Country
The Annoyed Brain
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