Psychology

Science, Tech & Health / Psychology

The sweetest sounds

August 11, 2018

The neurological link between taste and hearing, or why airplane passengers like to drink tomato juice.

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The science of art appreciation

July 09, 2018

A study by BC psychologists sheds light on the mysteries of the aesthetic response.

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The brain and language

May 13, 2018

What's the optimal age for learning a new language? New research challenges traditional thinking.

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Approach or avoid?

February 08, 2018

Why do we react as we do to others in distress? New insights from a BC neuropsychology researcher.

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Azrieli Global Scholar

December 07, 2017

One of only 15 researchers named to the program, Psychology's Katherine McAuliffe studies how children develop a sense of fair play.

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Science, Tech & Health / Psychology

The science of art appreciation

July 09, 2018

A study by BC psychologists sheds light on the mysteries of the aesthetic response.

Science, Tech & Health / Psychology

Know thy enemy

April 23, 2017

Learning about terrorists can lead to more effective counterterrorism policy, BC researchers report.

Science, Tech & Health / Psychology

APS Spence Award

February 23, 2017

BC's Liane Young honored for cutting-edge work on the psychology and neuroscience of moral judgment.

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Grasping the gasp

December 06, 2016

The idea that someone’s emotions are written on their face isn’t quite accurate, according to a recent study.

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Facing human nature

October 19, 2016

Not all facial expressions have universally accepted meanings, a new study finds.

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