david pizarro

Non-verbal cues predict one’s trustworthiness

September 12th, 2012 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 12 (IANS) Can you trust someone you just met and if you can, how do you do it? People face this predicament all the time. US researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Why being grossed out by poo is good for you!

January 4th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 4 (ANI): Imagine seeing maggots. Or worms, or even poo. Disgusted? Probably, but a new study believes that it is good for you to get grossed out by such things.Just ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Robot helping boffins to determine how we decide to trust strangers

July 11th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 11 (ANI): American researchers are using a robot to find out how humans decide to trust strangers and if those decisions are accurate.Northeastern University psychology professor David DeSteno is collaborating ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Roma set eyes on cup final after victory over Udinese

February 5th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 5 (DPA) Roma took a step towards securing the Italian Cup final Thursday through a 2-0 win over guests Udinese in a first-leg semi-final. Montenegro's Mirko Vucinic and Frenchman Philippe ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Roma struggle to keep narrow lead despite dismissal

January 10th, 2010 - 2:22 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Jan 10 (DPA) Roma overcame an early red card and retained a 1-0 lead over visiting Chievo to move to fourth place in the Italian Serie A Saturday. The Rome side ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

If slime disgusts you then you are a conservative

June 5th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 5 (IANS) Do crawly insects make you cringe or dead bodies make you blanch? Do you squirm when confronted with slime? If so, chances are you're more conservative, politically. This ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Squeamish people more likely to show a conservative attitude to gays, lesbians

June 5th, 2009 - 11:28 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 5 (ANI): People who squirm when confronted with slime, can't stand the sight of blood, and become pale when see dead bodies are more likely to be a conservative than ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |