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Will Gervais, PhD student and Ara Norenzayan in UBC Public Affairs: Distrust is the central motivating factor behind why religious people dislike atheists.
Will Gervais, PhD student and Ara Norenzayan in UBC Public Affairs: Distrust is the central motivating factor behind why religious people dislike atheists.

WEB URL: http://www.publicaffairs.ubc.ca/2011/11/30/ubc-study-explores-distrust-of-a
theists-by-believers/

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Date Posted: 11/30/11

Kiley Hamlin in UBC Public Affairs: Babies prefer it when people who commit or condone antisocial acts are mistreated.
Kiley Hamlin in UBC Public Affairs: Babies prefer it when people who commit or condone antisocial acts are mistreated.

WEB URL: http://www.publicaffairs.ubc.ca/2011/11/28/babies-embrace-punishment-earlie
r-than-previously-thought-study-suggests/

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Date Posted: 11/28/11

Stan Coren in Psychology Today: Thinking about dogs as if they were people. Is anthropomorphism a sin?
Stan Coren in Psychology Today: Thinking about dogs as if they were people. Is anthropomorphism a sin?

WEB URL: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/canine-corner/201111/thinking-about-dog
s-if-they-were-people-is-anthropomorphism-sin

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Date Posted: 11/24/11

Greg Miller and Edith Chen in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Parental care key factor in child's health.
Greg Miller and Edith Chen in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Parental care key factor in child's health.

WEB URL: http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/11269/1177199-114-0.stm
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Date Posted: 11/24/11

Karl Aquino on Sciencenewsline: Workplace sabotage fueled by envy, unleashed by disengagement.
Karl Aquino on Sciencenewsline: Workplace sabotage fueled by envy, unleashed by disengagement.

WEB URL: http://www.sciencenewsline.com/psychology/2011100619280017.html
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Date Posted: 11/24/11

The 4th issue of Psyched is now available.

WEB URL: http://psa.psych.ubc.ca/newsletter/archive/
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Date Posted: 11/23/11

Peter Suedfeld in Miller-McCune: Floating in an isolation tank may increase the technical ability of musicians.
Peter Suedfeld in Miller-McCune: Floating in an isolation tank may increase the technical ability of musicians.

WEB URL: http://www.miller-mccune.com/culture-society/flotation-isolation-boosts-mus
icians-skill-level-31182/

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Date Posted: 11/22/11

Watch Catherine Rawn at ICE 2011 on YouTube: Why should any student care about my class?
Watch Catherine Rawn at ICE 2011 on YouTube: Why should any student care about my class?

WEB URL: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4y61eNwk6bY
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Date Posted: 11/22/11

UBC Thrive video series: Todd Handy shares his personal ways of taking care of his mental health in his daily life at UBC.
UBC Thrive video series: Todd Handy shares his personal ways of taking care of his mental health in his daily life at UBC.

WEB URL: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rfP2tt6GYOw
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Date Posted: 11/18/11

Ara Norenzayan will be giving a talk at the Center for Decision Research workshop, University of Chicago Booth School of Business on Nov. 21st. The title of his talk is "Intuitive Foundations of Religious Belief".

WEB URL: http://research.chicagobooth.edu/cdr/workshop/index.aspx
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Date Posted: 11/15/11

Paul Hewitt in Canadian Living: 12 tips for no-stress holiday excellence and what fuels the annual drive into overdrive.
Paul Hewitt in Canadian Living: 12 tips for no-stress holiday excellence and what fuels the annual drive into overdrive.

WEB URL: http://www.canadianliving.com/relationships/friends_and_social_life/12_tips
_for_no_stress_holiday_excellence.php

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Date Posted: 11/15/11

Ruth Grunau in Science Daily: Premature infants exposed after birth to steroids are at an increased risk of having impaired brain growth.
Ruth Grunau in Science Daily: Premature infants exposed after birth to steroids are at an increased risk of having impaired brain growth.

WEB URL: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/10/111020024345.htm
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Date Posted: 11/15/11

Stan Coren in Psychology Today: Why are some dogs so anxious and fearful?
Stan Coren in Psychology Today: Why are some dogs so anxious and fearful?

WEB URL: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/canine-corner/201111/why-are-some-dogs-
so-anxious-and-fearful

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Date Posted: 11/14/11

Del Paulhus gave the keynote address at the international conference on Interview Faking in Giessen, Germany on Oct. 27-29th.


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Date Posted: 11/09/11

Ken Craig in National Post: Pain whisperer - learning to listen to the body's messenger.
Ken Craig in National Post: Pain whisperer - learning to listen to the body's messenger.

WEB URL: http://www.nationalpost.com/life/running/Pain+whisperer+Learning+listen+bod
y+messenger/5641028/story.html

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Date Posted: 11/08/11

Rob Simpson, psych undergrad major in The Ubyssey: The Simpson brothers ready to go local after national music competition, Cover Me Canada.
Rob Simpson, psych undergrad major in The Ubyssey: The Simpson brothers ready to go local after national music competition, Cover Me Canada.

WEB URL: http://ubyssey.ca/culture/777student-band-ready-to-g-local-after-national-c
ompetition/

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Date Posted: 11/08/11

Liisa Galea and Cindy Barha, grad student in Psychology Today: How might motherhood protect your brain?
Liisa Galea and Cindy Barha, grad student in Psychology Today: How might motherhood protect your brain?

WEB URL: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/love-sex-and-babies/201110/how-might-mo
therhood-protect-your-brain

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Date Posted: 11/04/11

Kalina Christoff in Wired.com: The importance of mind-wandering and its effectiveness at inspiring creativity.
Kalina Christoff in Wired.com: The importance of mind-wandering and its effectiveness at inspiring creativity.

WEB URL: http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2011/10/the-importance-of-mind-wandering/
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Date Posted: 11/02/11

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