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Many psychology experiments aren't replicated, study shows

Technically Incorrect: A research study involving attempts to confirm the results of 270 studies in the top-ranking scientific journals of 2008, 64 percent of studies weren't confirmed.

By August 28, 2015


Amazon's 'Man in the High Castle' too 'expensive and dangerous' for TV networks, creator says

Former "X-Files" writer Frank Spotnitz says his cinematic new Philip K. Dick adaptation found financial and creative freedom at Amazon.

By November 12, 2015


Being ignored on Facebook is psychological hell

Researchers in Australia believe that those who don't get immediate feedback on social media suffer from a lack of belonging and a general despair. Well, of course.

By May 11, 2014


Watch a Samurai sword expert slice a fastball at 101 mph

One of the latest YouTube multimillion-view delights defies the abilities of most humans.

By October 19, 2015


Want to upgrade your dreams to HD? A psychologist needs your brain

A psychology student wants to see if a certain vitamin can make sleepy people have more lucid dreams. Is it Vitamin Zzzzzzzzzzzz?

By September 24, 2015


Two humans link their brains to play 20 Questions

A noninvasive brain-to-brain interface successfully let two people in separate locations share thoughts.

By September 23, 2015


Spooky staredown by YouTubers Rhett & Link tests face-morphing theory

Face of horror: The "Good Mythical Morning" hosts re-create a facial-perception experiment in which staring at someone's face, or into a mirror, produces weird hallucinations.

By September 10, 2015


Feeling sad could change how you see colours

New research has shown that you might not just be feeling blue, you may also be seeing it differently.

By September 7, 2015


The only way to avoid hangover is to drink less, study says

Technically Incorrect: Water doesn't help, neither does eating fatty foods. This is the conclusion of a repeat study of drunken university students.

By August 30, 2015


Billionaire who sold Minecraft to Microsoft is sad and lonely

Technically Incorrect: In a series of tweets, Markus Persson says he's never felt more isolated.

By August 30, 2015