While people don't view typical-looking faces as the most attractive, they do consider them to be the most trustworthy, researchers find.
Boys who show aggressive tendencies develop greater physical strength as teenagers than boys who are not aggressive, data from a longitudinal study reveal.
A sample of new research exploring links between maternal insensitivity and responding in adult relationships and also task-set inertia.
Reminders of God can make people more likely to seek out and take risks, suggesting that people view God as as a source of protection and security.
A sample of new research exploring frustration of goal pursuit in euthymic bipolar disorder, nutritional interventions for mental health, and 5-HTTLPR and attention for emotion stimuli.
Using virtual reality to misrepresent how far the neck is turned can actually change pain experiences in individuals who suffer from chronic neck pain.
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Wray Herbert has been writing about psychology and behavioral science for many years. He has been a staff writer and editor for Science News, Psychology Today, US News & World Report, and Newsweek. He is currently a contributor to Huffington Post and Scientific American Mind. His work has also appeared in the New York Times Sunday Magazine, the Washington Post, and many other national publications.
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