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For ugly Don Juans, false confidence aids when looks are lacking

E. David Klonsky

University of British Columbia What does your research focus on? Over the past several years, my research has focused on understanding and assessing motivations for non-suicidal self-injury and attempted […]... More>

Men Think They’re Hot — And It Works

What Are Emotion Expressions For?

That cartoon scary face – wide eyes, ready to run – may have helped our primate ancestors survive in a dangerous wild, according to the authors of an article published in Current Directions in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. The authors present a way that fear and other facial expressions might have evolved and then come to signal a person’s feelings to the people around him.... More>

Grumpy old gorilla apes aging human males