By Christian Jarrett. The dads’ hormonal changes were linked to their perceptions of referee fairness.
By Alex Fradera How much do experiences in one part of our lives have effects that spill into other, seemingly…
One of the most thorough investigations into referee bias has found that they tend to award harsher foul punishments to…
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This is yet another serious blow to the social priming literature. But it’s also a success for non-adversarial science. By Alex Fradera
By Emma Young. A person experiencing schadenfreude tends to dehumanise the target of their gleeful feelings.
By Christian Jarrett. The researchers said their exploratory study is the first to examine trash talking in sport through an evolutionary lens.
By Christian Jarrett For various reasons, children in many countries are increasingly sedentary and childhood obesity is a growing concern.…
The majority of surveyed sports coaches in Britain and Ireland said they believe in “learning styles”. By Christian Jarrett
Many of us would rather not know about the future because we fear we’ll regret hearing what’s to come. By Alex Fradera