Psychology

  • Ghosts or psychology? How Ouija boards really work
    News

    Ghosts or psychology? How Ouija boards really work

    Spoooooooooky!! Or nooooooooooooot!!!

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    Shortlist Team
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  • This psychologist has a fascinating (and very convincing) explanation for all of Trump's lies
    News

    This psychologist has a fascinating (and very convincing) explanation for all of Trump's lies

    Could this really explain it?

    Posted by
    Harvey Day
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  • Do you have these five key personality traits that make someone a fun, likable person? 2
    News

    According to a shrink these are the 5 traits you need to be 'fun' and 'likeable'

    Hey! You! Think you're cool, do ya?

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    Harvey Day
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  • The science behind why you can't decide what to watch on Netflix
    News

    The scientific reason you can never decide what to watch on Netflix

    Indecisive? You're not the only one

    Posted by
    Tom Victor
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  • Why a university professor thinks you should drink from a cat bowl 1
    Food & Drink

    The scientific reasons you should drink beer from a cat bowl

    A scientist explains the cheap, easy (and yes, OK, bizarre) ways to instantly make food taste better

    Posted by
    Jessica Brown
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  • Angry iPhone
    Tech

    “A guy I barely knew was sending me porn": Is your WhatsApp group toxic?

    “A single beep can ruin my entire day”

    Posted by
    Amelia Tait
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  • What it’s like to be a national scapegoat and what it says about our media
    Sport

    What it’s like to be a national scapegoat and what it says about England's sports mentality

    Robert Green felt the ire of the British press after his error at World Cup 2010, but does their behaviour make mistakes more likely to happen?

    Posted by
    Tristan Cross
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  • The secret formula for winning penalty shootouts, according to England legends Stuart Pearce and David James
    World Cup

    The secret to winning penalty shootouts according to two World Cup legends

    Is it really possible to prepare for the inevitable penalty shootout? We asked former England players Stuart Pearce and David James

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    Shortlist Team
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  • England-World-Cup-Squad-2018-Harry-Kane-Russia
    World Cup

    Everything that could affect England’s World Cup chances according to data

    Just much does travel affect a team? What is the effect of altitude on sportsmen? We crunches the numbers

    Posted by
    Sophie Wilkinson
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  • What makes it hard to tell your dad “I love you”?
    News

    What makes it hard to tell your dad “I love you”?

    “I have a horrible feeling I might never have literally said the words ‘I love you’ to my dad”

    Posted by
    Amelia Tait
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