Edition 4

nuggets from the Society’s free Research Digest service, this month on the psychology of humour

towards an activity map of the brain; new open access psychology journal; the divided brain; anorexia; the cognitive and social benefits of video games

can we be lobbyists for social change?; retirement; intelligence; abortion; unpaid posts; #overlyhonestmethods; humour and health; and more

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Richard Wiseman, Professor of the Public Understanding of Psychology at the University of Hertfordshire, talks to comedian Richard Herring