psychology research

“Fused” People Eager To Sacrifice Themselves For Compatriots.

“Fused” People Eager To Sacrifice Themselves For Compatriots.

Researchers from UT Austin have discovered that people who consider themselves “fused” to their country or specific groups express eagerness to sacrifice themselves to save their compatriots.

Angry People Pay More Attention To Rewards Than Threats

Angry People Pay More Attention To Rewards Than Threats

A new study from researchers at Boston College has discovered that angry people tend to pay more attention to rewarding stimuli than to threats.

Personality Traits Exhibited In Childhood Could Predict Adult Behavior

Personality Traits Exhibited In Childhood Could Predict Adult Behavior

New research from researchers at UC Riverside and the University of Oregon suggests that personality traits exhibited in childhood could predict our behavior as adults.

Link Between Reality TV And Teens Desire For Cosmetic Surgery

Link Between Reality TV And Teens Desire For Cosmetic Surgery

New research from psychologists at Rutgers-Camden has discovered that teenagers who regularly watch ‘aesthetic enhancing’ reality shows, such as “Extreme Makeover” and “The Swan”, are more inclined to consider cosmetic surgery than their non viewing counterparts.

Listening To Music Can Impair Cognitive Performance

Listening To Music Can Impair Cognitive Performance

New research from psychologists at UWIC states that listening to music does not enhance cognitive performance while participating in recall tasks.

Narcissistic Males Hostility Towards Females

Narcissistic Males Hostility Towards Females

New research shows that narcissistic hetrosexual males express hostility most strongly towards hetrosexual females, and also believe that hetrosexual relationships should be patriarchal.