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Multitasking, Male Attractiveness, Neurotic Nerds and other interesting studies (more links)..

Brain-stimulation2Bad news for multitaskers… A group of Stanford researchers found out that media multitaskers do not pay attention, control their memory or switch from one job to another as well as those who complete one task at a time… Read more here and here.

Penn State psychologists attempt to explain how women evaluate facial attractiveness. It seems that they evaluate facial attractiveness on two levels: a sexual level and a non-sexual one. More on Science Daily’s article.

You can find a very interesting blogpost on The Neurocritic: Studious Nerds Are Neurotic and Party Animals Are Antisocial.

Whether you like babies or not, I’d highly recommend Radiolab’s podcast on a baby’s experience of the world. Read more about in on Mind Hacks.

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