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Paying It Forward: Selfishness Tends to Override Generosity

December 21, 2012, 3:30 pm

A new U.S. study has shown that greed is repaid with greed when it comes to work or money.

No Link Between Lunar Phases and Psychological Problems: Study

November 28, 2012, 2:26 pm

Université Laval researchers says there is no link between the different phases of the moon and pscyhological problems.

Daydreaming Can Find Solutions to Complex Problems

November 27, 2012, 4:15 pm

Mind wandering may increase creative thinking, according to a new international study.

Personality Type Linked With Placebo Effect

November 26, 2012, 4:30 pm

A person’s susceptibility to the placebo effect can vary based on certain personality traits, according to a new international study.

Dogs and Humans Categorize Words Differently

November 21, 2012, 5:00 pm

Many dogs know the words for their favorite toys, but they associate these words with objects in a very different way from humans, according to a U.K. new study.

Meditation Brings Emotional Transformations in Brain

November 15, 2012, 9:47 pm

U.S. neurologists have discovered that eight weeks of compassion meditation training can produce long-term brain changes and development of positive traits.

Why Snap Decisions Lead to Mistakes

November 7, 2012, 12:00 pm

New U.S. research has shown that the brain uses a different type of decision making when forced to act rapidly.

Dreams Decoded Using Brain Scans

October 31, 2012, 2:52 pm

Japanese researchers can predict aspects of people’s dreams by studying their brain activity while asleep.

Some People Can See Sound

October 29, 2012, 7:35 pm

New U.K. research has shown some people may see sounds because the visual areas of their brains are small.

Fear Alters Spatial Perception

October 24, 2012, 6:53 pm

The human brain underestimates the distance of threatening objects due to fear, according to a new psychology study.


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