Psychology - Jan 7
Engaging with traditional media not associated with happiness or anxiety levels Consuming traditional forms of media - including books, music and television - has little effect on short-term adult well-being, according to a new study by researchers from the University of Oxford and the University of Vienna, published in Nature Scientific Reports.
Sport - Psychology - Nov 11, 2021
Sport - Psychology

The use of a routine before performance provides substantial advantage in sports.

Health - Psychology - Mar 15, 2021
Health - Psychology

During pandemics, protective behaviors need to be motivated by effective communication. A critical factor in understanding a population's response to such a threat is the fear it elicits, since fear both contributes to motivating protective responses, but can also lead to panic-driven behaviors.

Psychology - Life Sciences - May 20, 2019
Psychology - Life Sciences

Raven observers show emotional contagion with raven demonstrators experiencing an unpleasant affect.

Life Sciences - Psychology - Sep 28, 2021
Life Sciences - Psychology

Study examines the role of touch and proximity on the mutual adaptation of brain activity and heart rhythms in mothers and babies.

Psychology - Jun 13, 2019

New neuroscience research suggests support-dependent modulation of responses to social exclusion.

Psychology - Apr 12, 2018

It has been suggested that sexually objectified women or men are visually processed in the same fashion of an object. Far from being unanimously accepted, this claim has been criticized by a lack of scientific rigor. A team led by Giorgia Silani, in collaboration with Helmut Leder, of the University of Vienna, and scientists of the University of Trieste and SISSA have explored the conditions under which this phenomenon persists. The results of the study were recently published in the renowned scientific journal "PlosOne".

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Psychology - 13.10.2021
University Assistant (post doc) Universität Wien