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    The Power of the Placebo Effect

    The placebo effect is a phenomenon which clearly illustrates that having belief in the effectiveness of a treatment can be enough to cause significant...
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    The Human Impulse

    Investigating the social and biological imperatives behind art
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    Binge shopping – a no brainer?

    Exploring the science behind the 'treat yourself' mentality

    Research team uncover the mystery of sleep

    The group of Oxford scientists used fruit flies to examine how our minds pass a "tipping point" into sleep

    Left-wing academics are sexier than right-wingers, study suggests

    Despite “scruffy” appearance, left-wing scholars are more attractive than well-groomed right-winger counterparts, psychologists say

    Students affected by Tinbergen closure

    Students have been hit by a string of relocations and delays for practical work and lectures following the closure of the Tinbergen building on...