A study that appears in a new pop psychology book sounds too terrible for its findings to be real—because it is.
Ads for bottled water make it seem safer and purer than normal tap water, researchers say.
To achieve social intelligence, AI needs to be able to be persuasive, argues researcher.
Social psychologists explain why two people in a couple are often more alike than one would expect by chance.
The death penalty and sex crimes have more to do with the psychology of this year's lurch to the right than you might think.
Research shows that lonely people tend to ascribe human characteristics to nonliving things. But according to a new study, simply reflecting on past close relationships can make the pillow just a pillow again.
"I felt like the polls weren’t telling the whole story."
With the exception of your mom, few people "like" your status because they actually like it. Hell, sometimes people "like" your posts expressly because they hate them.