Advanced Search

All information about: psychology

  • Are we ready for contact with extraterrestrial intelligence?

    SINC | 05 May 2014 09:34

    The SETI project scientists are known for tracking possible extraterrestrial signals, but now they are also considering sending messages from Earth telling of our position. A researcher from the University of Cádiz (Spain) questions this idea in view of the results from a survey taken by students, revealing the general level of ignorance about the cosmos and the influence of religion when tackl...

  • Illness does have someone who writes it

    Jesús Méndez | 22 March 2014 09:00

    At the beginning of the year, the novelist Henning Mankell revealed that he had been diagnosed with cancer. Almost immediately he decided that he would write about his illness in a Swedish newspaper.  Mankell is not alone, but one of many writers who have written about their illness. Apart from whatever they might bring to the table, a recent study claims that so-called “expressive writing...