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Gender differences: Viewing TV coverage of terrorism has more negative effect on women, study finds

Gender differences: Viewing TV coverage of terrorism has more negative effect on women, study finds | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it
Exposure to television coverage of terrorism causes women to lose psychological resources much more than men, which leads to negative feelings and moodiness.
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Chimpanzees Should Not Be Used in TV or Movies

Chimpanzees Should Not Be Used in TV or Movies | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it

The question of chimpanzee use for biomedical research is fraught, but the irresponsibility of using chimpanzees in movies and commercials seems fairly straightforward. But not everyone seems to agree – they would argue that it is chimpanzees’ appearance in mainstream media that has actually allowed for the increased public awareness of the existence of chimpanzees.

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Milgram Once More: How Evil Are You?

This Sunday October 30th, just in time for Halloween, the Discovery Channel is airing a special episode of their series Curiosity. Sunday’s episode tackles the question of evil. How Evil Are You?

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