Fake news and intelligence

One reason why fake news is dangerous is that we don’t like changing our mind about our views on a topic. Once we have decided upon a point of view…

Do “Brain-Training” Programs Work?

I remember when the first brain training game arrived on the Nintendo DS ‘Dr Kawashima’s Brain Training; How Old is your Brain?’ and watched my mother sit night after night…

The Social Media Detox

So it’s January and we’ve all overindulged in one way or another over the festive period (or just the previous year in general) and therefore created a detox program for…

Can a partner with low self-esteem induce low responsive behaviour in their relationship?

Dealing with the difficulties they have liking themselves, people with low self-esteem also tend to have poorer relationships. Previous investigations into why this may be haven’t made easy reading for the…