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Emotionally stable people splurge more during holidays

Here is what a new study has found.

16 Sep 2018 10:53 AM

Here's how mood swings and brain signals are related

The new decoding technology could also be extended to develop closed-loop systems for other neuropsychiatric conditions.

14 Sep 2018 1:41 PM

Dysptopia may have bits of philosophy but it is lot more psychological: Manoj Jain

Dystopia deals with different stages person faces in one’s life and how one is affected by childhood episodes and choices in adolescence.

11 Sep 2018 6:49 PM

Negative memories of gym class may impact adults' lifestyle

34 per cent of respondents reported feeling embarrassed by their childhood PE experience.

04 Sep 2018 8:30 PM

Age or race- What predicts how much you will earn?

Surprisingly, a person's ability to delay instant gratification was also among the most important determinants.

04 Sep 2018 8:00 PM


Body sensations are linked to conscious feelings

Bodily feedback contributes significantly to a wide variety of subjective feelings.

02 Sep 2018 10:00 AM

Close father-daughter ties may help combat loneliness

Researchers noted that loneliness declined more quickly among girls who had a closer relationship with their fathers.

30 Aug 2018 12:55 PM

Here's how people judge your personality based on face

It is long known that people make some personality impressions of others based merely upon their facial appearance.

28 Aug 2018 9:19 AM

Sweet dreams all about peace of mind

Researchers propose that individuals with higher levels of peace of mind may be better able to regulate their emotions.

26 Aug 2018 11:24 AM

People pick 'wow' gifts over practical ones: Study

However, givers' preference for gifts with a 'wow' factor disappeared when they wouldn't be able to see the recipient's reaction

24 Aug 2018 3:36 PM


Here's how seating positions are linked to student's performance

Interaction is a key part of learning.

23 Aug 2018 8:36 PM

Maternal depression may affect child's immune and psychological health

Researchers have found such disruptions to the child's stress and immune system led to greater child psychopathology.

23 Aug 2018 1:55 PM

Parents worried about their teens getting tattoos: Study

Parents said that they were very concerned about negative health effects like infections.

20 Aug 2018 1:23 PM

Will you be the same person 50 years from now?

Social scientists have long debated whether personality is stable or malleable.

19 Aug 2018 2:08 PM

Researchers say robots can influence children's opinions

New study found social robots can help diabetic children accept the nature of their condition.

17 Aug 2018 11:07 AM


Brands won't buy you friends, study suggests

When it comes to friendships people preferred people with lower or neutral status symbols.

16 Aug 2018 9:41 AM

Here's how having a tattoo can help you get a job

Researchers say discriminating against workers with tattoos puts hiring managers at a competitive disadvantage.

10 Aug 2018 2:30 PM

Second-born kids less likely to be pampered by mothers

Meanwhile, first-born children tended to be more sociable and emotionally available to their mothers.

09 Aug 2018 12:41 PM

What we see is distorted by what we expect: Study

Primates interpret behaviour as goal-directed and expect others to achieve goals by the most efficient means possible.

08 Aug 2018 5:23 PM

Change in posture may help you score better in math

Athletes, musicians and public speakers can all benefit from better posture prior to and during their performance.

05 Aug 2018 10:15 AM