Measuring Personality: Crash Course Psychology #22

Want more videos about psychology every Monday and Thursday? Check out our sister channel SciShow Psych at https://www.youtube.com/scishowpsych! How would you measure a personality? What, exactly, is the self? Well, as you’ve come to expect, it’s not that easy to nail down an answer for those questions. Whether you’re into blood, bile, earth, wind, fire, … Read more Measuring Personality: Crash Course Psychology #22

A Deep Dive into Evolutionary Psychology and Sexuality | Geoffrey Miller | ACADEMIA | Rubin Report

Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Geoffrey Miller (evolutionary psychologist) about his field of evolutionary psychology, the future of long term relationships, how trans issues fit into evolutionary psychology, untouchable topics on college campuses for professors, evolutionary aesthetics, the politicization of mate selection, why science can’t explain homosexuality, effective altruism, and more. Want … Read more A Deep Dive into Evolutionary Psychology and Sexuality | Geoffrey Miller | ACADEMIA | Rubin Report

15 Psychology Tricks To Persuade Anyone

Here are 15 psychology tricks to persuade anyone! The art of persuasion is a practical life skill that everyone should learn, because it comes in handy in many circumstances. Whether you need to get your point across, close an important sale, or convince someone to do something for you, you should know how to use … Read more 15 Psychology Tricks To Persuade Anyone

The Hidden Biases in WEIRD Psychology Research

Psychology studies can be really skewed by the WEIRD population (western, educated, industrialized, rich, and democratic). Why does this hidden bias exist? Hosted by: Brit Garner ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters: Kevin Bealer, Mark Terrio-Cameron, KatieMarie Magnone, Inerri, D.A. Noe, Charles … Read more The Hidden Biases in WEIRD Psychology Research

What are the Top 10 Trends in Psychology for 2019

This year’s second annual APA Monitor “Trends to Watch in Psychology” report (https://on.apa.org/trends2019) looks at the role psychologists play in addressing climate change, the expanding demand for sport psychologists, and how technology is changing psychology–and vice versa. __ The American Psychological Association is the leading scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States, … Read more What are the Top 10 Trends in Psychology for 2019

The Psychology of Emojis

A group of British and Australian cyberpsychologists argues that emojis deserve way more research attention than they’re getting – and scientists have discovered how to create on-demand killer mice! Hosted by: Hank Green ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters—we couldn’t make SciShow … Read more The Psychology of Emojis

How To Make An Ames Room Illusion – Psychology for Kids – ExpeRimental #23

Experiment with your perception of distance and size by making the amazing Ames room illusion in this fun experiment for children. Download the template from here: http://www.rigb.org/families/experimental/small-or-far-away We know that a toy car is much smaller than a real one, but when you hold a car up to your eye and compare it to a … Read more How To Make An Ames Room Illusion – Psychology for Kids – ExpeRimental #23

Is Psychology a Science?

Psychology research can be tricky, because brains are complicated. But does that mean it isn’t a science? Hosted by: Hank Green ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters—we couldn’t make SciShow without them! Shout out to Kevin Bealer, Mark Terrio-Cameron, KatieMarie Magnone, Patrick … Read more Is Psychology a Science?