Researchers find many people fail to pick up on the fact an instant-messaging chat they are engaged in has turned incoherent.
August 8, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
A new study finds affirming belief in scientific progress appears to reduce the likelihood of acting in environmentally responsible ways.
August 7, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
New research finds people mistakenly believe real-life stories will be more emotionally gripping than those that are the products of an author’s imagination.
August 5, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
A large new study links the playing of violent video games among teens with not only increased aggression, but also smoking and drinking.
August 4, 2014 • 5:00 AM • Share
New research finds white faces are most closely associated with positive thoughts and feelings.
August 1, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
New research suggests TV doctor dramas leave viewers with skewed impressions of important health-related topics.
July 31, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
New research finds a link between concern for the environment and belief in the concept of universal interconnectedness.
July 28, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
For women looking to attract a man, there are advantages to being a caring conversationalist. But new research finds it doesn’t work the other way around.
July 25, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
New research finds they enable consumers to re-establish a feeling that they’re in control of their lives.
July 23, 2014 • 8:00 AM • Share
A large study finds American blacks are, biologically, three years older than their white chronological counterparts.
July 22, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
For children, the benefits of being born in tough times can outweigh the costs.
July 18, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
Players of an online survival game expressed guilt for killing, but less so for non-lethal actions that would result in a character’s death.
July 17, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
New research finds a link between the emotions expressed in Facebook status updates and next-day stock market activity.
July 16, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
In a new study of university students, those in interracial relationships were more likely than others to feel their partners possess important, positive qualities.
July 15, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
New research finds having a mobile device within easy reach divides your attention, even if you’re not actively looking at it.
July 14, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
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