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Group actions trump normative emotional reaction in an incidental observation by young children

Turner, C. R., et al., PLoS ONE
9, e107375. (2014) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0107375

Exploring tool innovation: A comparison of Western and Bushman children

Nielsen, M., et al., Journal of Experimental Child Psychology
126, 384-394

Applying the contact hypothesis to anti-fat attitudes

Alperin, A., et al., Social Science & Medicine
123, 37-44

Regulatory focus moderates the relationship between task control and physiological and psychological markers of stress

Parker, Stacey L., et al., International Journal of Psychophysiology
94, 3, 390-398

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Best Australian Science Writing

Best Australian Science Writing
Thomas Suddendorf’s book “The Gap” features in “The Best Australian Science Writing 2014”

Workplace leaders improve wellbeing

Workplace leaders improve wellbeing
Researchers from The University of Queensland have found managers can increase productivity levels and prevent burnout

Too much choice at work?

Too much choice at work?
Autonomy sometimes makes workers less happy and less productive
Stacey Parker

Featured Researcher

Stacey Parker

Dr Stacey Parker investigates the limitations of work control as a tool for stress-reduction

Movement Illusion

Featured Demonstration

Movement Illusion

Movement Optical Illusion involving rotating circles.

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Imposters: The psychology of pretending to be someone you're not.

Matthew Hornsey at TEDxUQ

Imposters: The psychology of pretending to be someone you're not.
Trailer for edX Course - Crime 101x: The Psychology of Criminal Justice

Crime 101x - Trailer

Trailer for edX Course - Crime 101x: The Psychology of Criminal Justice