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‘Relationships Research’ Archives

Cheater Alert: That Friend Isn’t Just A Friend

Cheater Alert: That Friend Isn’t Just A Friend

Oct. 2, 2013 — New research by Albright College associate professor of psychology Susan Hughes, Ph.D., has found that men and women alter their voices when speaking to lovers versus friends and that such variations can potentially be used to detect infidelity. "It's not just that we change the sound of our voice, but that others can easily [...]

So… Who Is Thinking About Sex, Now?

So… Who Is Thinking About Sex, Now?

And all this time you thought there is something wrong with you. It turns out the "experts" don't even have this sex thing all figured out. A new study says our comfort with sexuality is the best predictor of how frequetnly we think about sex. "If you had to know one thing about a person to best predict how often they would be thinking [...]

Interested Or Deceptively Flirting?

Interested Or Deceptively Flirting?

When it comes to assessing the romantic playing field -- who might be interested in whom -- men and women were shown to be equally good at gauging men's interest during an Indiana University study involving speed dating -- and equally bad at judging women's interest. Researchers expected women to have a leg up in judging romantic interest, [...]

Men Reveal What Makes A Woman Less Than Ideal

Men Reveal What Makes A Woman Less Than Ideal

According to a survey published in the Mirror, blokes who reckon their partners are ideal are just 67%. The study publisjed November 23, 2012, listed a bad temper and an obsession for cleanliness as some of the major characteristics that make most women less than "ideal".  A dislike of sport, overreacting, criticising driving and an [...]

Manhood-Restoring Tactics: Why Men Get Aggressive

Manhood-Restoring Tactics: Why Men Get Aggressive

In a new article published in Current Directions in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, psychologists Jennifer K. Bosson and Joseph A. Vandello of the University of South Florida concluded that aggression is a "manhood-restoring tactic." "Gender is social," says, Bosson. "Men know this. They are [...]

World’s Worst and Best Lovers (Men By Country)

World’s Worst and Best Lovers (Men By Country)

A poll carried out by onepoll.com and reported by Telegraph, Daily Mail and Hindustan Times (September 30, 09) asked 15,000 women to rate the world's best and worst lovers by country, the results are interesting.   WORLD'S WORST LOVERS: 1. Germany (too smelly) 2. England (too lazy) 3. Sweden (too quick) 4. Holland (too [...]

Are Men Funnier Than Women?

Are Men Funnier Than Women?

We've all heard that men are generally funnier than women, but is there some substance behind the stereotype i.e. are men actually funnier than women or are they simply perceived as such? In their work that appears online in Psychonomic Bulletin & Review,  Laura Mickes and her team, from the University of California, and Robert Mankoff [...]

Who Wants To Date A Nerd With A Job Ad! [So Cool!]

Who Wants To Date A Nerd With A Job Ad! [So Cool!]

“They don’t know how to dance, they don’t know how to dress, they don’t even know how to talk”, say McDermott’s daughters who went to school with engineers. So Mr. Jim McDermott, chief human capital officer of the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission decided he’d do something about it. ”When we’re hiring, we say, [...]

Why You Care What Others Think Of The Person You’re Dating

Why You Care What Others Think Of The Person You’re Dating

Many people like to think they have discriminating tastes when it comes to romantic interests. An Indiana University study, however, found that men and women are greatly influenced not only by what their friends think of their potential fling or relationship partner, but also by the opinions of complete strangers. "Humans don't exist in a [...]

What Sexually Satisfies Men and Women?

What Sexually Satisfies Men and Women?

Sex worldwide could be better. Apparently, we have lost our sense of adventure, our libidos and our interest. 60% of us say that sex is fun, enjoyable and a vital part of life. However, only of 44% of people are fully satisfied with their sex lives. We've established that we become less satisfied with our sex lives as we get older, more for [...]

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