Eye-catching studies that didn’t make the final cut:
Smiling as a signal of low status? Smaller athletes and models for cheap clothing smile more than bigger athletes and models for exclusive clothing (pdf).
The readiness potential is not the neural correlate of the decision to move, a new study claims (pdf). The finding challenges the usual interpretation of Benjamin Libet’s 1980 classic study, that the conscious decision to move comes after the neural activity causing a movement.