Psycomedia Episode 91 – BPS Research Live Jest

Psycomedia Episode 91 – BPS Research Live Jest

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Psycomedia Episode 90 – Manipulandum

Psycomedia Episode 90 – Manipulandum

References:

  • Blakemore, S. J., Wolpert, D., & Frith, C. (2000). Why can’t you tickle yourself?. Neuroreport, 11(11), R11-R16.
  • Festjens, A., Bruyneel, S., & Dewitte, S. (2013). What a feeling! Touching sexually laden stimuli makes women seek rewards. Journal of Consumer Psychology.
  • Robles-De-La-Torre, G., & Hayward, V. (2001). Force can overcome object geometry in the perception of shape through active touch. Nature, 412(6845), 445-448.
  • Van Doorn, G., Hohwy, J., & Symmons, M. (2014). Can you tickle yourself if you swap bodies with someone else?. Consciousness and cognition, 23, 1-11.

Chilean whale graveyard: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26343894

Line of Duty: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00yzlr0

The PCL-R: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hare_Psychopathy_Checklist

There isn’t art but there is fanfiction of Ash and Barret together: https://www.fanfiction.net/s/3300519/5/Ash-goes-Horcrux-Hunting

bodyswap2 bodyswap

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Manipulandum

 

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Cars that could make Tim salivate:

Psycomedia Episode 89 – Plenty More Fish in the Science

Psycomedia Episode 89 – Plenty More Fish in the Science

Fake Valentines 1

Fake Valentines 2

References:

  • Fraley, R. C., & Shaver, P. R. (2000). Adult romantic attachment: Theoretical developments, emerging controversies, and unanswered questions. Review of general psychology4(2), 132.
  • Hazan, C., & Shaver, P. (1987). Romantic love conceptualized as an attachment process. Journal of personality and social psychology52(3), 511.
  • Ireland, M. E., Slatcher, R. B., Eastwick, P. W., Scissors, L. E., Finkel, E. J., & Pennebaker, J. W. (2011). Language style matching predicts relationship initiation and stability. Psychological Science22(1), 39-44.
  • Kirkpatrick, L. A., & Shaver, P. R. (1992). An attachment-theoretical approach to romantic love and religious belief. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin,18(3), 266-275.
  • Mikulincer, M., & Florian, V. (2000). Exploring individual differences in reactions to mortality salience: Does attachment style regulate terror management mechanisms?. Journal of personality and social psychology79(2), 260.
  • Schmitt, D. P., Alcalay, L., Allensworth, M., Allik, J., Ault, L., Austers, I., … & Kardum, I. (2004). Patterns and Universals of Adult Romantic Attachment Across 62 Cultural Regions Are Models of Self and of Other Pancultural Constructs?. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology35(4), 367-402.
  • Waters, E., Merrick, S., Treboux, D., Crowell, J., & Albersheim, L. (2000). Attachment security in infancy and early adulthood: a twenty‐year longitudinal study. Child development71(3), 684-689.
  • Zayas, V., & Shoda, Y. (2005). Do automatic reactions elicited by thoughts of romantic partner, mother, and self relate to adult romantic attachment?.Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin31(8), 1011-1025.

A podcast whom a twitter reply from makes Ben very happy: http://dismaljesters.libsyn.com/

A podcast that has challenged us to a Civilization V battle: http://www.redpagespodcast.com/

A podcast that Tim was on, in a studio and everything: http://mombcomics.com/2014/01/31/mombcast-223/

An article about changing expectations of marriage, via Ben: http://www.theguardian.com/science/2014/feb/13/self-discovery-marriage-psychologist-suffocation-model

A video of an awesome crow for no reason:

Psycomedia Episode 71 – Successfully Drinking Vodka Jellies Off A Friend’s Back As Part Of A Sex

Psycomedia is now fortnightly for the foreseeable future.

Psycomedia Episode 71 – Successfully Drinking Vodka Jellies Off A Friend’s Back As Part Of A Sex

http://archive.org/download/PsycomediaEpisode71-SuccessfullyDrinkingVodkaJelliesOffAFriends/Psycomedia71.mp3

References:

  • Argyle, M. (2003). 18 Causes and Correlates of Happiness. Well-being: The foundations of hedonic psychology, 353.
  • Bastian, B., Kuppens, P., Hornsey, M. J., Park, J., Koval, P., & Uchida, Y. (2012). Feeling bad about being sad: The role of social expectancies in amplifying negative mood. Emotion-APA12(1), 69.
  • Wadsworth, T. (2013). Sex and the Pursuit of Happiness: How Other People’s Sex Lives are Related to our Sense of Well-Being. Social Indicators Research, 1-21.

Watch the Game of Thrones theme song as sung by the cast:

http://www.mtv.com/videos/interview/889568/game-of-thrones-the-musical.jhtml#id=1676036

Beautiful Wolverhampton:

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Psycomedia Episode 62 – In Search of Lost Tim (plus guest Helen Arney)

http://ia601202.us.archive.org/10/items/PsycomediaEpisode62InSearchOfLostTim/PsycomediaEpisode62-InSearchOfLostTim.mp3

 

References:

  • Aggleton, J. P., & Waskett, L. (1999). The ability of odours to serve as state‐dependent cues for real‐world memories: Can Viking smells aid the recall of Viking experiences?. British Journal of Psychology90(1), 1-7.
  • Albrecht, J., Demmel, M., Schöpf, V., Kleemann, A. M., Kopietz, R., May, J., … & Wiesmann, M. (2011). Smelling chemosensory signals of males in anxious versus nonanxious condition increases state anxiety of female subjects. Chemical senses36(1), 19-27.
  • Chu, S., & Downes, J. J. (2000). Odour-evoked autobiographical memories: Psychological investigations of Proustian phenomena. Chemical Senses25(1), 111-116.
  • Guéguen, N. (2012). The sweet smell of… courtship: Effects of pleasant ambient fragrance on women’s receptivity to a man’s courtship request. Journal of Environmental Psychology32(2), 123-125.
  • Haegler, K., Zernecke, R., Kleemann, A. M., Albrecht, J., Pollatos, O., Brückmann, H., & Wiesmann, M. (2010). No fear no risk! Human risk behavior is affected by chemosensory anxiety signals. Neuropsychologia48(13), 3901-3908.
  • Prehn-Kristensen, A., Wiesner, C., Bergmann, T. O., Wolff, S., Jansen, O., Mehdorn, H. M., … & Pause, B. M. (2009). Induction of empathy by the smell of anxiety. PloS one4(6), e5987.
  • Zhou, W., & Chen, D. (2008). Encoding human sexual chemosensory cues in the orbitofrontal and fusiform cortices. The Journal of Neuroscience28(53), 14416-14421.

Helen’s website with all her amazing things is http://www.helenarney.com/

Tim suggests checking out these songs:

but you’ll no doubt find your own favourite.

British Museum Ice Age Art: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/exhibitions/ice_age_art.aspx

Media of the Week

Game of Thrones on Freeview: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pick_TV#2013_Sky_Thursdays (although this indicates they’ve all been shown now. Boo SKY!)

Community Season 4: http://www.nbc.com/community/

Blood Bowl: https://sites.google.com/site/tgsbloodbowlunofficial/home

The Fighting Nitrocougars:

No. 1 - Khorne on the Cob No. 2 - Emilio Slaaneshdevez No. 3 - Nurgles Just Wanna Have Fun No. 4 - Nine Tzeentch Nails No. 5 - Goatis Reading No. 6 - Goatfried Liebniz No. 7 - J. Edgar Hoofer No. 8 - Kim Jong Ungulate No. 9 - Gordon Ram-sey No. 10 - Goatenberg Melodic Death Metal No. 11 - The Great Goatsby No. 12 - Hello My Name is Inigoat Montoya
No. 1 – Khorne on the Cob
No. 2 – Emilio Slaaneshdevez
No. 3 – Nurgles Just Wanna Have Fun
No. 4 – Nine Tzeentch Nails
No. 5 – Goatis Reading
No. 6 – Goatfried Liebniz
No. 7 – J. Edgar Hoofer
No. 8 – Kim Jong Ungulate
No. 9 – Gordon Ram-sey
No. 10 – Goatenberg Melodic Death Metal
No. 11 – The Great Goatsby
No. 12 – Hello My Name is Inigoat Montoya

The Festival of the Spoken Nerd at the British Library: http://www.bl.uk/whatson/events/event140320.html

Books that are psychedelic:

http://waningmoon.com/publications/news/book-fungus-can-get-you-high.html

Coins –

Norse:

JFK half-dollar:

Alderaan 1000 credits:

Tim’s section is basically:

Ben’s newest bear band: http://www.myspace.com/bearscansmellfear