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Why hot climate fuels aggression, violence

June 28, 2016 11:19 am

Combination of a hot climate and less variation in seasonal temperatures leads to more aggression and violence.

Decoded: Why you are nasty when you’re sleep deprived

June 27, 2016 1:10 pm

Missing sleep results in depletion of your self-control, which can potentially lead to several negative outcomes.

Breastfeeding can reduce behavioural disorders in children: Study

June 23, 2016 11:34 am

The duration of exclusive breastfeeding of an infant has greater importance than previously realised in several areas of development.

Hunger in childhood linked to aggression in adulthood

June 21, 2016 6:46 pm

Good nutrition is linked to not only academic success, but also behavioural patterns.

Supportive parenting linked to richer, happier kids later

June 21, 2016 12:14 pm

Strict parental ways may lead to high salaries and academic achievement, but at the cost of reduced happiness and increased stress levels.

Why older people are less confident of their memory

June 16, 2016 2:23 pm

Researchers found that older participants wandered into a brief 'mental time travel' when trying to recall details.

Children find attractive people more trustworthy: Study

June 15, 2016 1:24 pm

Like adults, children also look to a person's attractiveness as an indication of their character.

Our happiness is affected by other people's fortunes

June 15, 2016 1:06 pm

Researchers have developed an equation to predict how happy people will be based not only on what happens to them, but also what happens to the people around them.

Video gamers likely to delay bedtime by 100 minutes: Study

June 15, 2016 12:39 pm

The findings of the study strongly support the inclusion of video gaming as an addictive behaviour.

Short exposure to blue light helps in faster decision making

June 13, 2016 12:23 pm

Blue light — present in electronic screens — can be used in occupational settings where alertness and quick decision making are important.