Feature Channels:

Behavioral Science

Add to Favorites Subscribe Share
fbshare-Behavioral Science

Showing results

6170 of 4731
MayPulse750W.jpg

Article ID: 712211

Cost is a Top Factor When Americans Register for Recreational Team Sports

National Recreation and Park Association

According to a recent poll conducted by the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), when registering for recreational team sports, Americans consider these top three factors: scheduling, location and cost.

Released:
1-May-2019 11:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • Embargo expired:
    1-May-2019 11:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 712158

Mount Sinai Researchers Identify 20 Novel Gene Associations With Bipolar Disorder

Mount Sinai Health System

In the largest study of its kind, researchers have identified 20 new genetic associations with one of the most prevalent and elusive mental illnesses of our time—bipolar disorder.

Released:
30-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 712153

Television Programming For Children Reveals Systematic Gender Inequality, According to New Research

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Researchers have found systematic gender inequality both within the content children watch on television, and behind the scenes in the industry where the content is created.

Released:
30-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

TheOhioStateUniversity-4C-Stacked-CMYK.jpg

Article ID: 712081

Only Some People Get One Health Benefit From Social Support

Ohio State University

Scientists have long known that the support of friends and family plays a key role in protecting people’s physical health. But a new study suggests that the benefits don’t go to people who may really need it – those with low self-esteem.

Released:
30-Apr-2019 7:00 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

TheOhioStateUniversity-4C-Stacked-CMYK.jpg

Article ID: 712078

Ohio State Researchers Among First to Study Facebook Data

Ohio State University

Researchers at The Ohio State University will be among the first to have access to privacy-protected Facebook data to study social media’s impact on democracy in the United States. The Ohio State-led project was among 12 inaugural recipients of the Social Media and Democracy Research grants.

Released:
29-Apr-2019 3:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

PNAS_Wayetal_Fig2_matching_cropped.jpg
  • Embargo expired:
    29-Apr-2019 3:00 PM EDT

Article ID: 712014

'Pedigree Is Not Destiny' When It Comes to Scholarly Success

Santa Fe Institute

A new analysis of academic productivity finds researchers' current working environments better predict their future success than the prestige of their doctoral training.

Released:
26-Apr-2019 4:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

yourfavoriteapp.png

Article ID: 712075

Patterns of compulsive smartphone use suggest how to kick the habit

University of Washington

UW researchers conducted in-depth interviews to learn why we compulsively check our phones.

Released:
29-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

jscherrer_1152-min.jpg

Article ID: 712046

SLU Researcher Receives $3.2 Million NIH Grant to Study Chronic Opioid Use, Mood Disorders

Saint Louis University Medical Center

A Saint Louis University researcher has received a grant to study the pathways from chronic prescription opioid use to new onset mood disorder. Jeffrey Scherrer, Ph.D., a professor in Family and Community Medicine, received $3,254,485 from the National Institute on Drug Abuse of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Released:
29-Apr-2019 2:00 PM EDT
BL2.jpg

Article ID: 712064

FSU researcher finds hate crimes committed by groups hurt the most

Florida State University

Brendan Lantz, an assistant professor in the FSU College of Criminology and Criminal Justice, found that co-offending, or committing a crime with others, was significantly related to increased chances of serious injury regardless of the motivation behind the crime.

Released:
29-Apr-2019 1:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences


Showing results

6170 of 4731

Chat now!