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It's all inside your head: The psychology of love and attraction

Aug 13, 2015

It's all inside your head: The psychology of love and attraction

As far back as one can remember, humans have been trying to understand love and attraction. And after decades of research and social experiments, the ode to understanding them might finally be seeing that elusive light at the end of the tunnel. #Psychology #Plato #love ##LoveSexMorality #Sternberg #Love Theory #Theodore Newcomb #Attraction
Want to beat alcoholism? Get married, says new study

Aug 04, 2015

Want to beat alcoholism? Get married, says new study

Marriage can cause dramatic reduction in alcohol intake even among people with severe drinking problems, according to a new study. #Life #Marriage #Psychology #Study #WeirdNews #alcoholism #research
Want to shed those extra kilos? Study says find a partner who eats light

May 12, 2015

Want to shed those extra kilos? Study says find a partner who eats light

Staying with a spouse who is a light eater, especially at night, will decide whether you will follow your partner's footsteps and shed some extra kilos #Health #diet #Eating light #Social Modelling #Social Influence #Lenny Vartanian #University of New South Wales's School of Psychology
Want to shed those extra kilos? Study says find a partner who eats light

May 12, 2015

Want to shed those extra kilos? Study says find a partner who eats light

Staying with a spouse who is a light eater, especially at night, will decide whether you will follow your partner's footsteps and shed some extra kilos #NewsTracker #Health #Eating light #Social Modelling #Social Influence #Lenny Vartanian #University of New South Wales's School of Psychology
Women perceived incompetent because of gender, says study

Jan 07, 2015

Women perceived incompetent because of gender, says study

According to the students, though women get elected as sarpanch but the actual decision-making is done by male members of their families. #HowThisWorks #Women #Maharashtra #Gender discrimination #Indian Science Congress #Applied Psychology
Insecure people share more about relationship on Facebook: Survey

Sep 29, 2014

Insecure people share more about relationship on Facebook: Survey

If you find your partner posting nostalgic photos from an old vacation or a family album, chances are that he may be insecure about his relationship status. #facebook #NewsTracker #relationship status #Social Psychology Bulletin
UK data regulator probes into Facebook experiment on users

Jul 02, 2014

UK data regulator probes into Facebook experiment on users

ICO in the UK is investigating whether Facebook Inc broke data protection laws when it allowed researchers to conduct a psychological experiment on users. #Life #social media #facebook #NewsTracker #social network #Financial Times #Information Commissioner's Office #ICO #psychological experiment #experiment #data regulator
Stop psychological analysis of rape Modi tells politicians

Jun 11, 2014

Stop psychological analysis of rape Modi tells politicians

"I want to appeal to the politicians of the country, stop this psychological analysis of incidents of rape. It does not suit you," Modi said in the Lok Sabha replying to the debate on the motion of thanks on the president's address. #BJP #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Rape #parliament #Politicians #Crimes against women #psychological analysis of rape
Why you need Priyanka Chopra to sell a Range Rover to a man

Feb 06, 2014

Why you need Priyanka Chopra to sell a Range Rover to a man

The most enduring image to have come out of the Auto Expo 2014 until now has been that of the actress Priyanka Chopra posing sexily on top of the bonnet of the Jaguar Land Rover's Range Rover LWB, during its launch. #Priyanka Chopra #Advertising #Land Rover #SUV #Range Rover #Auto Expo #sexism #Male psychology
Figuring out Trott How cricket can trigger depression

Nov 26, 2013

Figuring out Trott How cricket can trigger depression

No one can really put a finger definitively on whether cricket is particularly prone to heaping depression on players who engage at the top end. #OnOurMind #Cricket #Australia #The Ashes #England #Jonathan Trott #stress #depression #Ashes 2013 #Sports psychology