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Young Children Form First Impressions From Faces

Just like adults, children as young as 3 tend to judge an individual’s character traits, such as trustworthiness and competence, simply by looking at the person’s face. ... More>

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>