Myths Dispelled: Gamers Have Friends, Girls Like Grand Theft Auto

3 July 2007

New research dispels the well-worn stereotypes that computer gamers having no social skills and girls avoid violent games like Grand Theft Auto.

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Loudest Voice = Majority Opinion

2 July 2007

New research reveals even if only one member of a group repeats their opinion, it is more likely to be seen by others as representative of the whole group.

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Happiness is Right Outside

30 June 2007

Activities in the open air have the strongest restorative effects on our mental states.

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Dodgy Juries, (Un)Ethical Professors, MySpace vs. Facebook

29 June 2007

Report on the accuracy, or rather inaccuracy of juries.

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Sex Doesn’t Sell (Neither Does Violence)

28 June 2007

People think sex sells. Advertisers know it, TV and film producers believe it and the internet was built on it.

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A Tale of Two Conversations (and Mrs Thatcher)

25 June 2007

I was catching up with a friend I hadn’t seen for a while the other day when I noticed something unusual about our conversation.

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Which Type of Emailer Are You?

24 June 2007

Does your email inbox stress you out? Does “You’ve got mail” mean “You’ve got stress”? Or are you more laid back about email?

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