Addiction has multiple causes and just chalking it up to someone's personality probably isn't very helpful in dealing with it.
What kind of curious are you? Scientists explore different types of curiosity and their home in the brain.
Your ability to recognise faces may have some connection to your extroversion, empathy levels and anxiety.
New research shows that there's much in a name: people will use the sounds in names to infer someone’s physical and personality traits.
Why do even the rich cheat on their taxes? New research suggests some people may be genetically predisposed to break the rules for their own financial gain.
Be careful how you choose your partner. It may affect your health.
Study suggests certain psychological characteristics get you to the frontbench. But they might not make you many friends along the way.
A growing body of research points to the importance of one personality trait – intellectual humility – and how it influences our learning, relationships and worldview.
Are you an extrovert or an introvert? From personality to emotional maturity, individual differences matter when it comes to happiness.
We often spend time thinking about how we can change ourselves rather than rejoicing in what makes us truly unique.
Pets can be influenced by the personality traits of their owners, something veterinarians could use to help them diagnoise any pet problems.
If you're having issues with your partner, one of you might need a nice dose of humility.
New research shows that perfectionism has increased dramatically over the last 25 years, and that perfectionists become more neurotic and less conscientious as time passes.
If you make it to the interview stage but don't get a job offer, chances are you made one of four common errors.
Children in countries like South Korea and Russia are more obedient, while American kids tend to be more self-indulgent.
Are pretty blue and gold stripes more important than being a bold little swimmer?
Few can resist an assessment that promises to reveal your hidden, true self. But new research suggests that people mistakenly believe difficult to answer questions offer deep insights.
Despite the claims of online dating services, there is little scientific evidence that using self-reported data for matchmaking can lead to long-term compatibility.
The after effects of brain injury can turn lives upside down.
Our study showed that the majority of employees chose to continue attending work despite suffering repeated abuse at work.