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Wider-Faced Dates More Attractive as Short-Term Mates

Data from over 150 speed daters suggest that women may perceive men with wider faces as more dominant and more attractive for short-term relationships. ... More>


Infants Know Plants Provide Food, but Need to See They’re Safe to Eat

Infants as young as six months old tend to expect that plants are food sources, but only after an adult shows them that the food is safe to eat. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring social dominance and intergroup inequality, conscious awareness and emotional responses, fertility and social behavior, and emotion and memory. ... More>


Tiny Foragers: How Do We Know What’s Safe to Eat?


Tiny Foragers: How Do We Know What’s Safe To Eat?

It’s the holiday season, and we’ll soon be decorating our home with greenery—holly sprigs, poinsettia, maybe a mistletoe, and of course the tree, probably some kind of spruce. We’ll have […]... More>