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Like Humans, Crayfish Talk a Tough Game -- Even When Outmatched

Arizona State University (ASU)

ASU Professor Michael Angiletta Angilletta and his co-authors have been studying self-deception in crayfish for about 10 years. They combined mathematical modeling with an experiment to show that crayfish meet the criteria for self-deception.

18-Oct-2019 2:05 PM EDT

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Article ID: 721000

'I Snapchat and drive!'

Queensland University of Technology

Snapchat has emerged as one of the surprise threats to Queensland drivers, with a new Queensland University of Technology (QUT) study showing one in six young drivers surveyed had used Snapchat while behind the wheel.

18-Oct-2019 10:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 720902

The long road of recovery after spinal cord damage

Case Western Reserve University

The U.S. Department of Defense recently awarded researchers from MetroHealth Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University more than $800,000 to study the experiences and needs of veterans and civilians who have suffered spinal cord injuries.

16-Oct-2019 4:10 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 720896

Statement of APA President Marking World Poverty Day

American Psychological Association (APA)

Following is the statement of Rosie Phillips Davis, PhD, president of the American Psychological Association, marking World Poverty Day: “World Poverty Day represents an opportunity for us to examine our biases, move beyond our individual selves and identify the systemic, underlying mechanisms driving income insecurity. Psychological science can help address the structural barriers and cognitive processes that perpetuate poverty and generate solutions."

16-Oct-2019 3:15 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences


Article ID: 720889

How partisan hate leads people to believe falsehoods

Ohio State University

Researchers now have a better idea of why people who rely on partisan news outlets are more likely to believe falsehoods about political opponents.

16-Oct-2019 3:25 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 720906

Medical Minute: Providers help women cope with pain of infant loss

Penn State Health

For women who suffer the devastation of an infant loss during pregnancy, emotions can run the gamut. They may feel guilty, angry or even relieved. No matter the feeling, expressing those emotions plays a big role in adapting to life after such a tragic event.

16-Oct-2019 3:05 PM EDT

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Article ID: 720884

Virtual walking system for re-experiencing the journey of another person

Toyohashi University of Technology

A research team consisting of Professor Michiteru Kitazaki from the Toyohashi University of Technology

16-Oct-2019 2:05 PM EDT

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