Edition 7

Sinéad Rhodes on the risks of the media’s generic view of psychologists

nuggets from the Research Digest

the future of undergraduate psychology; Royal Society fellows; gossip and vision;echolocation

speaking out on Coalition cuts; new phrenology; and Kanazawa strikes again

Can you tell which of these pictures is the work of a child? If your work lends itself to a striking image, get in touch on [email protected]

Alex Forsythe and the late Noel Sheehy look to aesthetics, fractals and more in order to understand art.

Which can provide the deeper understanding of beauty: science or art? Can science advance our understanding of beauty? To what extent is there beauty in science? It is often said that...

Hilary Clarke, a health psychologist with the Queen Elizabeth’s Foundation, issues a rallying call

...with Ben (C) Fletcher, Head of the School of Psychology, University of Hertfordshire

Tamsin Williams looks at Benoît Mandelbrot and the creation of fractal geometry

Christopher Watkins with the latest in our series for budding writers (see www.bps.org.uk/newvoices for more information)