Navigation Links
Split-Second Helpings of Intuition Serve Lasting Impressions

Gut feel or intuition is fleeting that we could use it in just one tenth of a second to gauge a stranger, according to research in this area. Researchers say that impressions// are formed even in the absence of speech and movement, because all it needs is just a split second to size up a person’s character and decide whether he is worthy of companionship and trust.

With the help of timed experiments, participants were asked to form an opinion of persons they had not met, by just looking at pictures. The findings revealed that irrespective of the duration of time allowed to study a face, 100 milliseconds, or 500 milliseconds, the inferences made about the face shown did not alter.

Alexander Todorov, a psychologist at Princeton University in the US, said, “The link between facial features and character may be tenuous at best, but that doesn’t stop our minds from sizing other people up at a glance. We decide very quickly whether a person possesses many of the traits we feel are important, such as likeability and competence, even though we have not exchanged a single word with them. It appears that we are hard-wired to draw these inferences in a fast, unreflective way”
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Dummies Serve To Reduce Chances Of SIDS
2. Media Messages Can Serve To Reduce Smoking Indoors
3. Aspirin Serves To Reduce Cardiovascular Events
4. Preparing For The Worst Does Not Serve Any Purpose
5. Cancer Vaccine Could Serve As an Answer to Prevent Most of the Cancer
6. Pluripotent ESC, To Serve As an Effective Therapy for Many Diseases
7. New Born Breast Fed Babies Will Serve As Growth Yardstick
8. Protein Expression to Serve as Marker for Head and Neck Cancer
9. From Excitement To Health - Coke To Serve All
10. Assam Recruits Doctors to Serve in Rural Areas
11. Striking a Gold Mine: H5N1 Vaccine may Serve as an Antidote for Mutants and Variants
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/28/2016)... , ... April 28, 2016 , ... Head Over Heels ... 9 Western Championships. The competition will be held at the University of Montana on ... gymnasts west of the Mississippi River. , In order to qualify, Varize needed to ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... ... April 28, 2016 , ... ... open availability of a new CDISC standard, Clinical Trial Registry (CTR) XML. ... This innovative standard will make it possible to build applications that generate ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... ... April 28, 2016 , ... Cosmetic Town, an online ... cosmetictown.com . The forum section was recently revamped and upgraded to allow even more ... in use across the country. , According to the senior editor of Cosmetic Town, ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Greener Hydroponics is now offering a large selection of Smart ... organic farmers and nurseries according to Sales Manager Joe Steele who says, “Now is ... is to offer wholesale level pricing and ultra-fast shipping for growers of any size.” ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... ... April 28, 2016 , ... In 2011, TIME magazine ... the emerging field of biomechatronics, technology that marries human physiology with electromechanics. He continues ... He is also the Founder of BionX , a leader in the field ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/27/2016)... 27, 2016 ... in Zürich gab Strekin AG den Start ... zur Erhaltung des Resthörvermögens von Patienten, denen ... die umfassende Phase-II-Doppelblindstudie mit Placebo-Kontrollgruppe werden momentan ... wird während der Operation direkt ins Mittelohr ...
(Date:4/27/2016)... PARIS , April 27, 2016 ... Year-Over-Year Including 42% Growth in Recurring Consumable Sales  ... Mauna Kea Technologies (Euronext: MKEA, OTCQX: MKEAY) ... today announced its sales for the first quarter ended ... business and the execution of its commercial strategy. ...
(Date:4/27/2016)... 2016 Transparency Market Research has ... - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and ... global skincare devices market was valued at US$ 7,255.8 ... a CAGR of 10.1% from 2015 to 2023 to ... the full Skincare Devices Market (Treatment Device - LED Therapy ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: