Psychology

Goldman Mellor UC Merced

Researcher tracking teens who attempted suicide

New grant will support study of long-term outcomes to help them live healthier, happier lives.

UCLA taxes

Why you may be paying more income tax than you should

The standard deduction's simplicity helps you — and the government, which collects as much as $200B in extra revenue.

UC San Diego are the rich selfish?

Are the rich more selfish than the rest of us?

Sure, the wealthy donate less often to charity, but are their moral values that different? New research has an answer.

UC Berkeley deep sleep aging

Deep sleep may act as a fountain of youth

The real thing (not pill-induced sedation) can ward off mental and physical ailments.

UC San Diego mice study prozac depression

Better than Prozac?

A mouse study identifies a new method for treating depression.

UC Davis relationship research

What your exes have in common

Yes, you have a type. But where does it come from?

UC Riverside language learning

What does that sentence say?

Adult learners of a second language can process grammar much like a native, study shows.

nature videos stress UC Berkeley Dacher Keltner

Stressed out by the news? Nature videos will make you happier

Being out in the wild is good for you. Turns out, watching the wild is, too.

UC San Diego anorexia

UC San Diego scientists find potential genetic basis for anorexia

Cellular model composed of stem cells from teens with eating disorders reveals a novel gene.

UC Berkeley transgender Yoder

Trans and gender-fluid teens left with few ‘safe harbors’

New research finds they face up to three times more abuse at school and at home than their gender-conforming peers.

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