PsyPost http://www.psypost.org Behavior, cognition and society Thu, 27 Apr 2017 01:04:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.4 Testosterone predicts girls’ willingness to take risks to gain social status http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/testosterone-predicts-girls-willingness-take-risks-gain-social-status-48839 Thu, 27 Apr 2017 01:04:07 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48839 Study finds married people have lower levels of stress hormone http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/study-suggests-married-people-lower-levels-stress-hormone-48828 Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:40:26 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48828 Scientists examine: Why do men sometimes show their opponents signs of respect after a fight? http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/scientists-examine-men-sometimes-show-opponents-signs-respect-fight-48812 Wed, 26 Apr 2017 20:57:17 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48812 Researcher: Nudity can disrupt the natural inhibition men have toward non-consensual sex http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/researcher-nudity-can-disrupt-natural-inhibition-men-toward-non-consensual-sex-48808 Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:37:54 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48808 Empathy study finds low dose of MDMA makes people feel more concerned for others http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/empathy-study-finds-low-dose-mdma-makes-people-feel-concerned-others-48802 Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:04:48 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48802 Scientist explains prestige-biased learning — and why even art experts can’t always grasp art http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/art-connoisseurs-tend-rely-prestige-indicator-quality-study-finds-48788 Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:16:51 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48788 Hypnosis may still be veiled in mystery – but we are starting to uncover its scientific basis http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/hypnosis-may-still-veiled-mystery-starting-uncover-scientific-basis-48798 Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:08:07 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48798 Study: Sexual arousal patterns of autogynephilic cross-dressers resemble heterosexual men http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/study-sexual-arousal-patterns-autogynephilic-cross-dressers-resemble-heterosexual-men-48786 Mon, 24 Apr 2017 21:20:14 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48786 The single life continues to be stigmatized — but most single people are doing just fine http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/single-life-continues-stigmatized-single-people-just-fine-48783 Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:06:29 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48783 New study fails to replicate the link between fertility in women and wearing red clothing http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/new-study-fails-replicate-link-fertility-women-wearing-red-clothing-48774 Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:38:57 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48774 Autism does not limit strategic thinking about another person’s thoughts in an economic game http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/autism-not-limit-strategic-thinking-another-persons-thoughts-economic-game-48765 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 01:10:58 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48765 Study: Guilt predicts expressions of moral outrage http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/study-guilt-predicts-expressions-moral-outrage-48767 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:52:45 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48767 Testing the Hillary Doctrine: Study finds lack of women’s rights linked to anti-American terrorism http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/testing-hillary-doctrine-study-finds-lack-womens-rights-linked-anti-american-terrorism-48759 Tue, 18 Apr 2017 02:10:09 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48759 Anxiety during pregnancy may affect the neural responses underlying caregiving http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/anxiety-pregnancy-may-affect-neural-responses-underlying-caregiving-48752 Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:53:14 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48752 Study finds stair walking can be more energizing than caffeine in sleep deprived women http://www.psypost.org/2017/04/study-finds-stair-walking-can-energizing-caffeine-sleep-deprived-women-48739 Sun, 16 Apr 2017 19:13:29 +0000 http://www.psypost.org/?p=48739