Bill von Hippel appeared on The Project to talk about his donut experiment - or whether people can be encouraged to eat more healthily.
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Alex Haslam, Tegan Cruwys and colleagues demonstrate the importance of belonging to a social group to help clinically depressed patients recover.
Alex Haslam spoke on Radio National on 25 August on ‘The persuasive power of pronouns’ – showing that elections are more likely to be won by candidates who use 'we' and 'us' than those who use 'I' and 'me':
Dr Brock Bastian speaks about why 'Money can't buy you happiness, but it can put it on lay-by' on on The Conversation (Friday 23 August):
PhD candidate Morgan Tear talks about his video game research with Mark Nielsen in The Conversation (23rd July):
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Aarti Iyer talks to ABC Brisbane abut whether having 'Nostalgia' can be considered a disorder (17th July):
Shelli Dubbs talks on ABC Radio about relationships with in-laws (18th June):
Alex Haslam discusses why people succumb to evil in a podcast by the US Holocaust Memorial Museum (2nd May):
Brock Bastian is quoted in this article on the cognitive dissonance associated with eating meat (22 April):
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