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BPS Research Digest on views of scientists

BPS Research Digest:¬†We think scientists are more likely than others to engage in necrobestiality (and other “impure” activities)

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How we really see scientists

Article in Pacific Standard: How we really see scientists

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Scientists Largely Trusted, But Also Seen As ‘Inhuman’

Article in National Public Radio: Scientists Largely Trusted, But Also Seen As ‘Inhuman’

 

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Wat is het imago van de wetenschapper?

University of Amsterdam news item on a recent paper in PLoS One about moral stereotypes of scientists.

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Bijgeloof in het dagelijks leven

Interview met Frenk van Harreveld over bijgeloof in het dagelijks leven: https://gebrokenspiegel.wordpress.com/

Meer over bijgeloof lezen? http://www.datkangeentoevalzijn.nl/in-de-media/

Science of the Paranormal: Can You Trust Your Own Mind?

Media coverage on the science of the paranormal, discussing work by Michel van Elk showing that paranormal believers are more likely to believe in the illusion of agency.

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New paper out in Psychological Review

A new paper on a network model of attitudes is now published in Psychological Review. See publications for more info.

Be careful, your love of science looks a lot like religion

Item on the Autralian SBS channel website which covers some of our research.

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New paper on illusory control and sense of agency out in Cognition

Our paper on illusory control and sense of agency among children and adults is now in press at Cognition. See publications for more info.

New paper out in Advances in Experimental Social Psychology

A new paper on “The ABC of Ambivalence” is now in press at Advances in Experimental Social Psychology. See publications for more info.