Behind the news

Connecting you to the psychological science behind the news:

Prozac, used by 40m people, does not work say scientists (The Guardian).
Anti-depressants ‘no better than dummy pills’ (Daily Telegraph).

Link to the journal source (open access).
Link to the lead author.


How dream of reading someone’s mind may soon become a reality (The Independent).
Test shows possibility to see what others do (Reuters).

Link to journal source.
Link to lead author.


Happiness Is In The Genes, Say Scottish Scientists (Daily Record).
Genes ‘play key happiness role’ (BBC News Online).

Link to journal source.
Link to lead author.


Scientists discover way to reverse loss of memory (The Independent).
Memory restoration breakthrough offers hope of Alzheimer’s treatment (The Times).

Link to journal source.
Link to lead author.

One thought on “Behind the news”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s