Loneliness is a complex problem of epidemic proportions, affecting millions from all walks of life.
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There is an ongoing debate about what exactly is conveyed by male baldness. Scientific research suggests there are some surprising advantages to being bald.
Just why is it that people choose to stay in abusive relationships? The psychological concept of cognitive dissonance can explain a lot of our seemingly bizarre behaviour
A recent study found surprising results regarding an individual's sexual history. Neither men nor women want someone with too much, or too little, sexual experience.
Why do people engage in such 'curious' behaviour as playing the lottery? Don't they know that it's staggeringly unlikely that they'll win? Often, they do know, but play anyway
Have you ever wondered if there is a simple way to improve your memory? This article gives you 7 evidence-based techniques you can use to become far better at retaining information
Learning the basics of the Method of Loci technique is possibly one of the most effective ways to spend the next 15 minutes of your life
Have you ventured into the world of online dating? Or are you thinking about it? Before you do, there are a few things you need to know.
Are you wondering how to be successful? Greatness is within everyone. A few simple adjustments to your life can go a long way.
In 2016, the mobile gaming world has thus far been defined by one thing above all others: Pokemon Go. This article looks at some of the ingenious psychology behind the app
People often wonder what other people do in the bedroom. The evidence might surprise you.
Psychology really is one of the most important things to know about, especially for social interaction. Some of these techniques can help you to navigate your social world
With a few of these tricks, you can become the person everyone wants to be friends with.
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Do you ever wonder if what you do or think about is 'normal'? New evidence suggests that some of what we once thought was 'sexually unusual' is actually reasonably common.
It's not just a lot of fun, sex is actually really good for you mental health.
Monogamy is really hard to maintain. Perhaps we are just not meant to be monogamous
Dating is hard work. A research team has figured how to create a feeling of closeness and intimacy with a stranger.
Is the 'dad bod' really attractive? Have we really been lied to since, forever?
Some people would prefer attraction to remain mysterious. There are several things you can control to make yourself more attractive to the opposite-sex.
The obsession with the penis is rampant. Here are a few things you really need to know
Rather than facilitating it, social media is hijacking real human interaction.
Why is it that people with attractive partners are so romantically desirable? Science has an answer
There are a lot of myths and mysteries surrounding the female orgasm, especially among men. This article looks at some of the science behind the female orgasm.
He may have lost the U.S. Open Final, but there are many reasons why Roger Federer is a champion.
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You can't always get what you want
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Ryan Anderson, BSc, BPsych, is a psychologist and zoologist currently undertaking doctoral studies at James Cook University examining mate choice.