Archives for October, 2013

Does ‘Pure Evil’ Exist? Psychologists investigate the devils (and angels) amongst us

Does ‘Pure Evil’ Exist? Psychologists investigate the devils (and angels) amongst us Raj Persaud and Adrian Furnham Are these examples of pure evil? Anders Breivik bombed buildings in 2011 killing 8 people, then shot 69 others, mostly teenagers. He showed no remorse and took pride in his actions. In May 2013, three women and one six-year-old […]

Psychological research suggests more deep flaws in latest search strategy for Madeleine McCann? Raj Persaud and Adrian Furnham

Psychological research suggests more deep flaws in latest search strategy for Madeleine McCann?   Raj Persaud and Adrian Furnham   The Metropolitan Police have issued two new ‘e-fit’ images of a man wanted for questioning over the disappearance of three-year-old Madeleine McCann.   Release of the new images coincides with the broadcast of a new […]

New psychology of kissing reveals its true purpose. Raj Persaud and Adrian Furnham

New psychology of kissing reveals its true purpose Raj Persaud and Adrian Furnham There are different scientific theories as to why people indulge in romantic or erotic kissing. Rafael Wlodarski and Robin Dunbar from the Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, are about to publish one of the most in-depth studies of kissing, involving […]