The properties of touchable objects influence our behavior.

During the interview, the employers held either a hard piece of wood or a soft blanket. It turned out that the employers from the first group estimated him as more relentless and firm compared to the soft blanket group during the interview. There were no differences in women. Ackerman JM, Nocera CC, & Bargh JA (2010). […]

A friendly people more often show positive emotion in their selfies

A group of internet users who posted selfies to complete a personality questionnaire. According to the scores: – friendly people more often show positive emotion in their selfies. They also hold the camera at a lower position. – those who scored higher for emotional instability were more likely to make a duck face; – higher […]

If you think that knowledge is simple and easy, you better change your attitudeIf you think that knowledge is simple and easy, you better change your attitude

Scientists conducted an experiment. They gave participants written text which showed how people are changing the climate. The second piece of written text claimed that climate change is not a human fault, but is a natural process. The first group of participants thought that nothing is easy. They believed that we should compare and contradict […]