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“psychology”

Nov 26, 2014 08:55 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Dozens of eyewitnesses offered evidence about the death of Michael Brown, and much of it was confusing and contradictory. Here's why.
Nov 27, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Psychologists, religious leaders, and scientists have said that giving thanks should be more than a once-a-year tradition.
Nov 25, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Mob psychology feeds a need to belong -- and police efforts can backfire.
Nov 19, 2014 12:20 PM ET
A new study finds that cleanliness may just be next to godliness. And feeling disgusted? Eh, not so much. It turns out feeling disgust can switch on some crazy defense mechanisms that make us less ethical. We'd better let Trace explain.
Nov 14, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
News reports claim that a 'mother's intuition' helped rescue a Utah girl from an abductor, but a closer look raises questions. Continue reading →
Nov 12, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Manhattan mother was found guilty in the death of her autistic son, who she killed because of a discredited communication technique. Continue reading →
Nov 6, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The sensation some people get of a foreign presence in a room can be recreated in a lab. The research could help patients with schizophrenia. Continue reading →
Nov 7, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Does having lots of space around you make you more conservative?
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