Aug 15, 2018
Washington, DC - When it comes to making new friends, status symbols actually repel people from making friends with us, according to new research published in the journal Social Psychological and Personality Science.
Jun 25, 2018
Washington, DC - Contrary to a widely-held view in psychology and other fields of research, belief in free will appears to be unrelated to moral behavior.
Jun 20, 2018
Focusing On the Next 10 Years Could Lead to Better Use of Evidence-Based Recommendations for Cervical Cancer Screening
Snapshot People are often more swayed by stories than by research evidence. For example, people often ignore evidence-based recommendations about how frequently to get screened for cervical and breast cancer.
Jun 13, 2018
COLUMBUS, Ohio – A new nationwide study of obituaries has found that people with religious affiliations lived nearly four years longer than those with no ties to religion.
Jun 06, 2018
BUFFALO, N.Y. — When narcissistic individuals are able to imagine themselves in a victim’s situation, they are more likely to donate to charity, according to new research from the University at Buffalo School of Management.
Apr 03, 2018
Judges may be just as biased or even more biased than the general public in deciding court cases where traditional gender roles are challenged, according to a new study published in the journal Social Psychological and Personality Science.