r/science 13d ago

Psychology Study shows nonreligious individuals hold bias against Christians in science due to perceived incompatibility

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Psychology Study uncovers a "particularly alarming" link between men's feelings of personal deprivation and hostile sexism

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r/science 18d ago

Psychology New study finds libertarians tend to support reproductive autonomy for men but not for women

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r/science 11d ago

Psychology Longitudinal study of kindergarteners suggests spanking is harmful for children’s social competence

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Psychology Working fewer hours is associated with higher life satisfaction, according to new research

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r/science 10d ago

Psychology Mothers and fathers of heavier children are blamed for their kids' weights more than 'healthy-weight' kids and rated as worse parents, solely on the basis of a line drawing showing the 'obese' child next to a healthy-weight parent, in a test with randomized images

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r/science 20d ago LOVE!

Psychology ADHD is more predictive of poor mental health outcomes in adults than autism. Adults with high levels of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms are more likely to experience anxiety and depression than adults with high levels of autistic traits.

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r/science Dec 31 '22 Wearing is Caring Silver Helpful Take My Energy

Psychology Self diagnoses of diverse conditions including anxiety, depression, eating disorders, autism, and gender identity-related conditions has been linked to social media platforms.

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r/science 3d ago

Psychology Women who had drunk alcohol up to the legal limit for driving were able to recall details of a sexual assault in a hypothetical scenario, including details of activities to which they had, and had not, consented.

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r/science 29d ago

Psychology Study: 63% of severe alcoholics exhibit significant cognitive improvements within 18 days of abstinence

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r/science 20d ago

Psychology Musicians are more desirable dates to both men and women, supporting Darwin’s sexual selection hypothesis

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r/science Dec 11 '22 Helpful Wholesome All-Seeing Upvote Pot o' Coins Evil Cackle Silver Gold Take My Energy I'll Drink to That

Psychology When women do more household labor, they see their partner as a dependent and sexual desire dwindles, study finds

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r/science Dec 22 '22 Silver Gold

Psychology Men may not ‘perceive’ domestic tasks as needing doing in the same way as women, philosophers argue

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r/science 1d ago

Psychology New research indicates that the stress and anxiety caused by COVID-19 is affecting the mental health of employees in a significant way.

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r/science 15d ago

Psychology TikTok use is associated with increased body dissatisfaction, study finds

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r/science 1d ago

Psychology Decaf coffee reduces caffeine withdrawal - even when you know it's decaf

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r/science Jan 05 '23

Psychology People who found themselves good-looking showed less willingness to continue wearing face masks

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r/science 22d ago

Psychology Belief in the soul living on after death, ghosts, demons, communication with the dead, near-death experiences as evidence of an afterlife, and aliens having visited earth, is associated with poorer sleep quality. N=8853

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r/science Jan 02 '23

Psychology Pedophilia is associated with lower sexual interest in adults: Meta-analyses and a systematic review with men who had sexually offended against children

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r/science Dec 22 '22 Take My Energy

Psychology Opponents of trans-inclusive policies do not report the true reasons for their opposition

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r/science Dec 24 '22

Psychology Heterosexual men rate familiar females as less attractive compared to novel women when sexually aroused, study finds

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r/science Dec 21 '22 Got the W

Psychology Anti-social personality traits are stronger predictors of QAnon conspiracy beliefs than left-right orientations

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r/science 8d ago

Psychology Study finds those with schizotypal, paranoid, and histrionic personality traits are more likely to fall for fake news.

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r/science 16d ago Gold

Psychology Media can reduce polarization by telling personal stories -- a new study shows that pairing personal experiences with facts can reduce dehumanization of our political opponents

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r/science Dec 13 '22 Wholesome Helpful

Psychology A single dose of testosterone increases sexual impulsivity in men, study finds

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