Researchers were surprised to find the trait appeared to be a bigger determining factor than age and race.
There also appears to be little benefit in being extremely attractive over simply being very attractive in the eyes of a typical potential partner.
Researchers tested people with photos of genuine and fake emotions to find out if those with psychopathic traits could tell the difference.
The parasite infects a staggering 30-50% of the world’s population.
Although people claimed to remember events from infancy and toddlerhood, scientists widely believe earliest memories stem from roughly 3 to 3 and a half years of age.
Such a technique could one day be used in high-risk individuals as an intervention to reduce the risk of committing violent acts.
Mantras like “Find your passion” make pursuing interests sound too rigid and unattainable, according to psychologists at Stanford University.
“We are far from being rational decision-makers.”
Who you gonna call? A rational scientist to help explain things.
Results could one day lead to novel treatments or therapies for reducing domestic violence, the lead author said.
Researchers surveyed workers about the negativity they encountered at work and how it impacted their health.
Are we looking for aliens in the wrong way?
Participants in clinical trials who were given a small dose of psychedelics were rated as having more openness than non-users.
It could provide a way to share the content of our imagination.
Perfectionists should consider talking to themselves about their mistakes as they might to a friend, one expert says.