Psycomedia Episode 100 – Goodbye

Psycomedia Episode 100 – Goodbye

References:

  • Bennett, C. M., Miller, M. B., & Wolford, G. L. (2009). Neural correlates of interspecies perspective taking in the post-mortem Atlantic Salmon: An argument for multiple comparisons correction. Neuroimage, 47(Suppl 1), S125.
  • Orne, M. T. (1962). On the social psychology of the psychological experiment: With particular reference to demand characteristics and their implications.American psychologist, 17(11), 776.
  • Strohmetz, D. B. (2008). Research artifacts and the social psychology of psychological experiments. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 2(2), 861-877.
  • Wilson, T. D., Reinhard, D. A., Westgate, E. C., Gilbert, D. T., Ellerbeck, N., Hahn, C., … & Shaked, A. (2014). Just think: The challenges of the disengaged mind. Science, 345(6192), 75-77.

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Psycomedia Episode 99 – Does The Toaster Know Where Your Socks Are?

Psycomedia Episode 99 – Does The Toaster Know Where Your Socks Are?

References:

  • Epley, N., Waytz, A., & Cacioppo, J. T. (2007). On seeing human: a three-factor theory of anthropomorphism. Psychological review, 114(4), 864.
  • Gerbasi, K. C., Paolone, N., Higner, J., Scaletta, L. L., Bernstein, P. L., Conway, S., & Privitera, A. (2008). Furries from A to Z (Anthropomorphism to Zoomorphism). Society and Animals, 16(3), 197-222.
  • Jung, K., Shavitt, S., Viswanathan, M., & Hilbe, J. M. (2014). Female hurricanes are deadlier than male hurricanes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 201402786.
  • Probyn-Rapsey, F. (2011). Furries and the Limits of Species Identity Disorder: A Response to Gerbasi et al. Society and Animals, 19(3), 294-301.
  • Waytz, A., Heafner, J., & Epley, N. (2014). The mind in the machine: Anthropomorphism increases trust in an autonomous vehicle. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 52, 113-117.

Eluveite – The Call of the Mountains

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Psycomedia Episode 98 – We’ve Got One Go On The Weasel Wagon So Let’s Make It A Good One

Psycomedia Episode 98 – We’ve Got One Go On The Weasel Wagon So Let’s Make It A Good One

References:

  • Kramer, A. D., Guillory, J. E., & Hancock, J. T. (2014). Experimental evidence of massive-scale emotional contagion through social networks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 201320040.
  • Schachter, S., & Singer, J. (1962). Cognitive, social, and physiological determinants of emotional state. Psychological review, 69(5), 379.

You can call me (Ishmae)Al:

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Psycomedia Episode 95 – The TIE Bombers of Mice

Psycomedia Episode 95 – The TIE Bombers of Mice

References:

  • Caputo, G. B. (2010). Strange-face-in-the-mirror illusion. Perception, 39(7), 1007.
  • Ekman, I., & Kajastila, R. (2009, February). Localization Cues Affect Emotional Judgments–Results from a User Study on Scary Sound. In Audio Engineering Society Conference: 35th International Conference: Audio for Games. Audio Engineering Society.
  • Mobbs, D., Yu, R., Rowe, J. B., Eich, H., FeldmanHall, O., & Dalgleish, T. (2010). Neural activity associated with monitoring the oscillating threat value of a tarantula. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107(47), 20582-20586.
  • Villeda, S. A., Plambeck, K. E., Middeldorp, J., Castellano, J. M., Mosher, K. I., Luo, J., … & Wyss-Coray, T. (2014). Young blood reverses age-related impairments in cognitive function and synaptic plasticity in mice. Nature medicine.

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Psycomedia Episode 93 – People Aren’t Motivated By Natural Selection, They’re Just Shallow

Psycomedia Episode 93 – People Aren’t Motivated By Natural Selection, They’re Just Shallow

References:

  • Eagly, A. H., Ashmore, R. D., Makhijani, M. G., & Longo, L. C. (1991). What is beautiful is good, but…: A meta-analytic review of research on the physical attractiveness stereotype. Psychological bulletin, 110(1), 109.
  • Kleinke, C. L., & Staneski, R. A. (1980). First impressions of female bust size. The Journal of Social Psychology, 110(1), 123-134.
  • Kleisner, K., Chvátalová, V., & Flegr, J. (2014). Perceived Intelligence Is Associated with Measured Intelligence in Men but Not Women. PloS one, 9(3), e81237.
  • McKeachie, W. J. (1952). Lipstick as a determiner of first impressions of personality: An experiment for the general psychology course. The Journal of Social Psychology, 36(2), 241-244.

Stoffel the Honey Badger:

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