Topic: Hormones and Behavior

Experts from a Variety of Disciplines Available to Discuss Sport and Its Role in Society

Oct. 11, 2010

Sport has the power to unite citizens regardless of their race, ethnicity or religion. Sport is tightly woven into the fabric of American life -- from preschoolers participating in soccer tots and gymnastics, to the culture surrounding high school football, to the myriad business models with professional sports at the center.

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Stress Hormone Blocks Testosterone's Effects, Study Shows

Sept. 27, 2010

High levels of the stress hormone cortisol play a critical role in blocking testosterone's influence on competition and domination, according to new psychology research at The University of Texas at Austin.

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