Topic: Psychological Science

"Fused" People Eager to Die and Kill for Their Group, Research Shows

Aug. 11, 2010

People with extremely strong ties to their countries or groups are not only willing, but eager, to sacrifice themselves to save their compatriots, according to new psychology research from The University of Texas at Austin.

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Facebook Profiles Capture True Personality, According to New Psychology Research

Dec. 1, 2009

Online social networks such as Facebook are being used to express and communicate real personality, instead of an idealized virtual identity, according to new research from psychologist Sam Gosling at The University of Texas at Austin.

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