Clumsy Left-Handers: Fact or Fiction?

There seems to be an ingrained belief in our world that left-handers are clumsy. Is that true?

Does Neuroimaging Provide the Ultimate Answers?

Does the state of knowledge and methodology on neuroimaging warrant the confidence we have on results obtained with these methods?

What, Me Worry?

Many people use worry as a coping mechanism. Are you one of them? I am one of them! Thankfully, how other people beat their worry habit can help you too as we revisit an old pop psychology book on this topic.

Do You Use Sarcasm in E-mails?

Do you use sarcasm in e-mails and text messages? Your messages might be as clear as mud!

Buying Toys for Boys and Girls

Buying specific toys for boys and girls can have lasting effects. You’d better make a list and check it twice!

What Do Your Fingers Say About Your Prenatal Life?

Can you tell anything about the amount of testosterone you were exposed to prenatally just by looking at your fingers?

Sexing the Autistic Brain: Extreme Male?

If you went to Mars would you find men and individuals with ASD? A look at the extreme male brain theory of ASD. Co-authored with Barbara D’Entremont, Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, Canada.

Is There a Time Perception Center in the Brain?

Is there a localized time piece in the brain? It all depends on how you look at it!

Sexing the Brain, Part 4: Function and Neuroimaging

What do we know about sex differences in the brain? In this post, I will focus on findings that come from the latest data; therefore focusing on functional imaging research.

Sexing the Brain, Part 3: Lateralization and Neuroimaging

What do we know about sex differences in the brain? In this post, I will focus on findings from more recent data, relying on selected neuroimaging research pertaining to sex differences in lateralization.

Sexing the Brain, Part 2: Function, Anatomy, and Structure

I continue to look at sex differences in the brain, focusing now on functional, anatomical and structural data.

Sexing the Brain, Part 1: Early Days

This is the first part of a series of posts that gives a brief and selective historical look at research on sex differences in the brain. In this post, I will focus on early research and how it molded my research interests.

Intelligence, Sex of Teacher, and School Grades

This blog entry is about the place of intelligence and the relevance (or lack thereof) of sex of teacher in gender differences in school performance.