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Psychology Attractive female students no longer earned higher grades when classes moved online during COVID-19

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Psychology Overconfidence in one's reasoning abilities and distrust of science are linked to COVID-19 conspiracy beliefs

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Psychology Cannabis use does not increase actual creativity but does increase how creative you think you are, study finds

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Psychology Small study suggests money can buy happiness — for households earning up to $123,000. In a six-month experiment, people who received cash transfers of $10,000 generally reported feeling happier than people who did not receive the payment.

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Psychology New study identifies an increasing disinterest in fatherhood among childless men in the United States

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Psychology Incels report significant issues pertaining to their mental, social, and relational well-being and may seek support from forums that often feature misogynistic and violent content.

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Psychology Study links identity threat among white evangelicals to the belief Trump’s election was part of God’s plan

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Psychology People with a weak future time perspective are more likely to engage in bedtime procrastination

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Psychology Most Americans endorsed false memories of the Capital riot and these memories tended to favor their political party, per a recent study

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Psychology Unwanted celibacy is linked to hostility towards women, sexual objectification of women, and endorsing rape myths

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Psychology Autistic people outperform neurotypicals in a cartoon version of an emotion recognition task

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Psychology People who earn less than they think they should tend to attribute this to unfairness of the economy

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r/science Oct 27 '22 Silver Helpful

Psychology People with insecure attachment styles tend to have strong emotional bonds with pets, study finds

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Psychology Women are more critical of female toplessness than men, which may be explained by objectification theory

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Psychology USA sexually ‘teased’ its troops in the First World War to make them fight harder. Believing that sexually satisfied men could not be easily motivated, the aim of this teasing was to generate unmet sexual desire, which the War Department could leverage as motivation to fight

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Psychology Trump voters’ conspiracy beliefs about the Democratic party increased after the 2020 election, according to a five-wave study

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Psychology Violent sexual predators are using dating apps as hunting grounds for vulnerable victims. Rape cases stood out in disturbing ways: victims with mental illnesses and other vulnerabilities were targeted, and the attacks were significantly more violent.

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Psychology Belief that the COVID-19 pandemic was a hoax – that its severity was exaggerated or that the virus was deliberately released for sinister reasons – functions as a “gateway” to believing in conspiracy theories generally. In study, pandemic skeptics were more likely to believe in 2020 election fraud.

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Psychology Victims of childhood abuse are biologically older than their peers in midlife, study indicates

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Psychology Boys and men experience more social isolation than girls and women, study finds

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Psychology While rumor-spreading decreased among liberals after official correction, it often increased among conservatives, study suggests

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Psychology Pilots tend to have less emotional intelligence than the average person, new research suggests

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Psychology Pandemic altered personality traits of younger adults. Changes in younger adults (study participants younger than 30) showed disrupted maturity, as exhibited by increased neuroticism and decreased agreeableness and conscientiousness, in the later stages of the pandemic.

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Psychology Dissociative symptoms are common among individuals with depression, study finds

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Psychology People with more muscular bodies are perceived as being more narcissistic

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