Psychology

Is Meaningful Choice In Video Games The Future?

"Dragon Age: Inquisition", which came out in late 2014, was not a video game I anticipated much. I had played both previous versions and their add-on content but unlike Mass Effect, by the same company, only the first Dragon Age had much re-playa ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Apr 9 2024 - 7:43am

Evolutionary Psychology: Your Parents Income During Pregnancy Made You Gay

Evolutionary psychology, the discipline that claimed we're being manipulated by flowers and evolved to like the appearance of black men, also made the bold assertion that the income of your parents during pregnancy made you...gay? ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Apr 30 2024 - 4:15pm

Social Psychology Of Meat- Men Who Prefer Grilled Burgers Are More Attractive

Social and evolutionary psychology studies get a large share of media attention despite being primarily based on surveys of psychology undergraduate students. It was only a matter of time before others mimicked that process to add their own claims of scien ...

Blog Post - Hank Campbell - May 6 2024 - 1:03am

Is Sharing A Bed With A Partner Better Or Worse? Yes

Once upon a time, young Baby Boomers ridiculed television programs that showed married couples in separate beds. They used terms like 'prudish' and 'Victorian' and 'repressed.' Actually, those shows were representative of cult ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Jun 1 2024 - 5:30am

Is It Safe To Buy Food At A Farmers Market?

There is populist rhetoric about Buy Local but what few in the public realize is that the definition is subjective. Restaurants in Manhattan often claim they buy local, but in the fine print it reads 'when available', and they don't tell you ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Jun 5 2024 - 1:19pm