The result is not the final word, as findings will likely turn up the heat on questions of divergent sexual arousal
Many white Americans feel that discrimination against whites is on the rise. Experiments suggests otherwise
Youths rated as attractive were less likely to have negative encounters with the criminal justice system—but only if they were women. Christopher Intagliata reports.
A large, correlation-based study identifies eight genome regions associated with the eating disorder
A Rhode Island program to prevent ex-inmate relapses and deaths is working
People who spent at least two hours outside—either all at once or totaled over several shorter visits—were more likely to report good health and psychological well-being. Jason G...
Five-month-olds may use chuckles to identify information about social interactions
Males that allow females to take food right out of their mouths are more likely to sire offspring with their dining companions.
Psychologists, neuroscientists and philosophers are trying to understand humor
A new finding shows that marshaling facts and identifying an opponent’s rhetorical techniques are effective at dampening a skeptic’s message
New research shows that prisons prevent far less violent crime than you might think
A massive global study with 17,000 planted wallets found similar patterns among most of the 40 countries involved
A click-and-drag version of a common intelligence assessment more closely resembles real problem-solving
Whether your graduation is coming up or twenty years behind you, we all have moments when we wonder whether we’re cut out for this adulthood thing
Two monkey species who last shared a common ancestor 3 million years ago have "eerily similar" alarm calls.
Ancient site points to weed’s role in burial rites
A look at whether people whose minds drift away easily, such as those with the disorder, are more likely to come up with original ideas
Savvy Psychologist reveals four psychological drivers behind anorexia, bulimia, orthorexia and other forms of disordered eating
A lesson from parakeet romance on how to get a date
Artists, novelists, actors and directors excel at tapping into “imagination” circuits