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Posts tagged psychologists

September 12, 2016


Boy in shadow

Rejection Leads To Aggression

How do people react when they experience rejection?

April 28, 2014


Crossed feet in soft light

How To Improve Your Memory

It turns out that giving your brain a boost could be as easy as putting one foot in front of the other.

September 20, 2013


woman laughing in front of a garden

A Knee-Slapper

What makes something funny?

June 27, 2011


bagel and cream cheese

The Guilty Bagel

Two psychologists at Iowa State University, Stacey Sentyrz and Brad Bushman, conducted a telling experiment using nothing other than cream cheese and bagels.

June 30, 2010



Does What We Touch Affect the Way We Think?

Something as simple as an object's texture can affect how you think and feel about the world around you.

June 22, 2009


Doodling for Memory

In a recent study, researchers found that doodling can help you remember details-- it's a way of concentrating the mind.

March 4, 2008


Mother Holding Daughter in Arms

Here’s Looking at You, Baby

How much do babies actually look like their parents? Find out on this Moment of Science.

January 30, 2008


Unhappy Woman in Thought

Stereotype Threat

Sticks and stones may break your bones but words can never hurt you?

October 23, 2007


Man's Face

What’s in a Name?

Have you ever noticed that you can easily remember some peoples names, while other you repeatedly struggle to recall?

February 15, 2007


four kids sitting on the ground watching tv

Celebrity-obsessed Kids

How star struck are today's young kids? Could admiration turn to unhealthy obsession?

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