From the monthly archives:
It's Friday so let's kick back and enjoy some geek psychology. Seeing the phrases 'human courtship' and 'mathematical modelling' in the same sentence means only one thing - a couple [...]
Light piece in The Guardian on the psychology of magic. "...not content with just enjoying the tricks, psychologists are now using their effects on the mind to work out how [...]
As the eyes are the window to the soul, psychologists' fascination with them is no surprise. In the first of two new studies, cognitive psychologists looked at whether there was [...]
"The life of a convicted murderer is hanging in the balance while a US jury considers whether his intelligence has increased enough to allow him to be put to death. [...]
The BBC series, The Secrets of the Sexes, has gone from hero(ish) to zero in only one week. This week's show asked whether science can predict sexual attraction. It wasn't [...]
New research, published in Health Psychology, has found that optimists recover more quickly than pessimists after a death or the onset of severe illness in the family. This is the [...]
A study published this month in Neuropsychobiology has found that sustained caffeine use has no significant enhancing effects on performance or mood and does not provide a restorative effect after [...]
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