April 2010

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How to Spot an Untrustworthy Smile

29 April 2010

Humans produce about 50 distinct types of smiles but there’s one distinction that really matters: between real and fake.

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Cognition Accelerated by Just 4 x 20 Minutes Meditation

28 April 2010

15% to 50% improvements in cognition from brief meditation.

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Does Delaying Decisions Lead to Better Outcomes?

27 April 2010

Decision-makers move away from the default after a delay.

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Buying Green is About Being Seen

26 April 2010

One of the most successful cars in the US is the hybrid electric Toyota Prius. On the surface there isn’t much going for it: it has a sluggish engine, small trunk, cloth seats and it’s certainly no looker.

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The Trust Gap: Why People Are So Cynical

22 April 2010

How do people come to believe that others are so much less trustworthy than themselves?

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Email: Why People Feel Lying is Justified

20 April 2010

New experiment finds 50% more lies on email than pen and paper.

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Does Your Social Networking Profile Say Too Much?

15 April 2010

Research reveals what personal information Facebook users disclose, and who discloses the most.

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