People use emotion to persuade, even when it could backfire

We intuitively use more emotional language to enhance our powers of persuasion, according to research published in Psychological.

Childhood friendships may have some health benefits in adulthood

Time spent with friends in childhood is associated with physical health in adulthood, according to data from.

Do young children learn anything from YouTube videos?

In a new Acta Paediatrica study, children up to 2 years of age could be entertained and.

Thinking of teaching abroad? You may have a clearer sense of self

Many teachers dream of leaving the rat race behind and go teach in another country,.

Teenagers more likely to plead guilty to crimes they didn’t commit

Teenagers are more likely to plead guilty to crimes they did not commit because they.

Childhood aggression linked to deficits in executive function

Primary school children with reduced cognitive skills for planning and self-restraint are more likely to.

Infants can’t talk, but they know how to reason

A new study reveals that preverbal infants are able to make rational deductions, showing surprise.

Educational success curbs effects of child abuse, neglect

The emotional and sexual abuse that some children endure can lead them to commit crimes.

Individual education programmes not being used as intended in special education

Gone are the days when students with disabilities were placed in a separate classroom, or.

Teen gamers have as many friends as non-gamers

Young digital gamers do not have fewer friends at school than their non-gamer peers, two.