Eight studies have found that when people were shown ID-style photos of people they'd never met, they were often able to correctly select the person's first name.
When researchers looked at how people's music choices and professions lined up, the results were intriguing.
Facebook has banned insurance firm Admiral from using its data but research suggests it could predict if you're a risk taker.
The idea that we make rational choices is the basis for how businesses and governments make their plans. But psychologists have been asking some awkward questions.
A team of music psychologists have come up with a new way of classifying music that streaming platforms such as Spotify may find very useful.
Are you moody? Prone to distraction? Cellphones may act as a high-tech pacifier.
It is generally thought that science helps good ideas triumph over bad. But one old and oft-refuted idea that questions why we are who we are, and do what we do, refuses to die.
When seeing or hearing something poignant, many get the chills. But about one-third of the population doesn't feel this sensation.
Emoticons reveal subtle clues about your personality – but how do others interpret them?
Are you an extrovert or an introvert? The answer's just a tick away.
Poo-analysis tests conducted by the Soviet leader may not have been as crazy as they sound.
Researchers want your canine's DNA to help unravel the connections between genes and behavior – for dogs and human beings.