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readings in psychology for 8 may 2014 #PsychScience @psychology

Here is what I am reading today: the DOG speaks “Dogs first surprised cognition researchers when scientists showed that the animals readily follow a human’s pointing finger or gaze to find food. Both wolves, dogs’ closest relative, and chimpanzees, our near-cousin, […]

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reading in psychology for 5 february 2014 @PsychScience

Here’s what we are reading today: bumblebees are surprising “The last thing you’d expect to see out your airplane window is a bumblebee cruising by. But a new study suggests that the insects might be capable of such high-altitude jaunts. […]

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readings in psychology for 30 october 2013 @PsychScience

Here is what I am reading today: good for the brain! (video gaming!) “Video gaming causes increases in the brain regions responsible for spatial orientation, memory formation and strategic planning as well as fine motor skills. This has been shown […]

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readings in psychology for 6October 2013 @PsychScience

Here is what I am reading today: invasion of the Nostril TICKS! “Tony Goldberg had been back from Uganda for only about a day when he felt a distressingly familiar itch in his nose. A veterinary epidemiologist at the University […]

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readings in psychology for 2 march 2013 @PsychScience

Here is what I am reading today: Women’s feet getting longer and wider “”I had heard women reporting changes in their shoe size with pregnancy, but found nothing about that in medical journals or textbooks,” says Neil Segal, M.D., UI […]

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