Our weekly round-up of the best psychology coverage from elsewhere on the web
By Christian Jarrett. Part of the problem may be the lack of evolutionary science in many psychology degree courses.
Even the best perception experts in the land cannot predict whether you will see the dress as black and blue or white and gold. By Christian Jarrett
With big data come new challenges – as a recent debate between researchers illustrates. By Jon Brock
It seems a little soul searching of our own is required to better understand the people around us. By Marianne Cezza
Participants who’d taken many courses in neuroscience endorsed nearly half of all brain myths, on average. By Christian Jarrett
Unfortunately being smart isn’t enough. By Christian Jarrett
The level of bias uncovered in this new research could have significant real-world implications. By Emma Young
Two study sessions interleaved with sleep seems to lead to especially efficient, long-lasting learning. By Christian Jarrett
Lots of reading suggestions for psychology fans.