By Anthony Rivas | Sat, 08/17/2013 - 16:24
Around 4 years old, children learn the nature of individual goals and the purpose of competition: struggling to triumph over others.
By Nsikan Akpan | Thu, 08/15/2013 - 15:25
Carly Paige’s amazing makeup transformations have made her an instant Internet sensation, but what drives a person to love disguises?
By John Ericson | Wed, 08/14/2013 - 18:31
The Harry Potter books influenced Millennials' understanding of politics and made them vote for President Obama, a University of Vermont professor asserts.
By Nsikan Akpan | Thu, 08/08/2013 - 14:21
An MIT/NYU study confirms that "liking" something online may lead others to do the same, especially when others disagree.
By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 08/08/2013 - 09:35
As civilization has developed from a rural to urban society, a UCLA psychologist tested how the frequency and choice of our words could be an insight into our values.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 08/02/2013 - 15:12
A review of recent research finds that multiracial participants are more likely to be misidentified than monoracial people.
By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 07/02/2013 - 00:35
A new study suggests that avoiding conflict is what helps older couples stay together.
By Anthony Rivas | Sun, 06/30/2013 - 16:47
Even though younger kids are less likely to remember their parents splitting up, experiencing a divorce at a younger age appears to have longer lasting effects on a child's relationship with their parents.
By Anthony Rivas | Sun, 06/30/2013 - 15:08
College students who engaged in casual sex were more likely to show signs of psychological distress.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Fri, 06/28/2013 - 16:51
Research shows that jurors are significantly influenced by defendants' physical appearance, which is why James Holmes' lawyers don't want him visibly shackled during trial.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 06/26/2013 - 23:17
While men tend to match their partner's emotions, women have the opposite response, according to a new study.
By Anthony Rivas | Thu, 06/06/2013 - 22:29
Facebook gives future first-generation college students the confidence to apply to school, offering supportive information about the application process.
By Anthony Rivas | Thu, 06/06/2013 - 21:05
Women who were abused as children grew up to have sexual and emotional problems due to less growth in the regions of their brain that processed these traumas.