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Study finds women may be more likely to have fling with wide-headed men


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>


Another Partisan Divide: Mitt Romney’s Looks


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring spatial distance and behavioral sensitivity to reward, perception of numerosity and density, orientation dependence in face processing, and unconscious processing of abstract concepts. ... More>


Mitt Romney’s Face Looks Different to Republicans and Democrats

Political bias seems to influence how Ohio voters perceived the facial characteristics of 2012 presidential candidate Mitt Romney, even after seeing his face on TV thousands of times. ... More>