Our leisure activities are essentially a form of play. There is no pressure, no one telling us what to do and we can be as imaginative as we like. You may have already experienced some of the benefits of participating in a creative leisure activity.
UQ Psychology PhD student Anthony Lee describes his research into why women prefer facial masculinity in a sexual partner, including perceived genetic benefits, using research into identical and non-identical twins. Anthony was the winner of the 2014 Postgraduate Research Excellence Award.