Public safety officers’ proactivity declines with negative public scrutiny, even if they are deeply motivated to help people, according to new research.
By BRANDIE JEFFERSON-WUSTL There is another interesting finding. “Russians view World War II very differently than, basically, people from every other country in our study,” says lead author Henry Roediger, a professor in the psychological and brain sciences department at Washington University in St. Louis. “When you ask people to list the top 10 important…
Average Americans can assess mathematical arguments for beauty just as they can pieces of art or music, research finds.
The way a child acts in kindergarten may predict how much money they earn as an adult.
Controlling who has access to guns has more impact on reducing gun-related homicides than controlling what guns people have, researchers report.
Researchers have discovered a link between better control of high blood pressure than current standards and lower risks of dementia and cognitive impairment.
The motivations for young people’s “sexting” aren’t as straightforward as some people might think, especially when it comes to young women, researchers report.
A new book explores the religious and racial origins of society’s obsession with thinness.