Tagged With Psychology

Very unattractive people earn significantly more money, according to a new study


Your DNA determines whether you're an introvert or an extrovert -- here's how to tell which one you are


A psychologist says this is the one simple way to tell if you're insecure or self-confident



People sometimes unwillingly go into hypnotic trance states -- here's how you can learn to use them for good


You could sleep better if you're nice to your work colleagues -- or worse if you aren't


Freud's interpretation of why we dream may be wrong -- here's what's really going on



There's a better way to get smartphone notifications that makes people less stressed -- and it doesn't require eliminating them all


How to lose weight if you're addicted to food, according to a cognitive scientist who struggled for years


Why do you get so emotional on planes?


Experts say lying on your back is the best sleeping position -- here's why


Gossiping can make us look bad -- but it may have evolved to help us bond with each other


A psychotherapist says there are 4 types of shame -- here's what they are and how they affect us



A little-known hallucinogenic drug called DMT takes people to a place that feels 'more real than real' -- here's what researchers know about it


If you obsess over your sleep you might have 'orthosomnia' -- here's what it means


You can seem more dominant and trustworthy if you say 'hello' in the right pitch


Researchers claim the ideal amount of screen time is just one hour a day -- but they could be overstating the problem



The way you use social media could reveal your attachment style in romantic relationships


Constantly imagining the worst case scenario is called 'catastrophising' -- here's how to stop your mind from doing it


Research suggests psychopaths might be able to understand other people's feelings after all -- but only when it benefits them


You can guess how someone's feeling just by looking at the colour of their face, according to new research