Pragma Synesi – interesting bits

Compendium of interesting bits I come across, with an occasional IMHO

Women can navigate better on testosterone

There is an evolutionary explanation.

Women can navigate better when given testosterone, study finds

Wait… what?

Peter Dockrill |11 DEC 2015 | Science Alert
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December 30, 2016 Posted by | behaviour, brain, evolutionary psychology | , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Bikini Effect Makes Men Impulsive

From this article I have concluded that if you’re on a diet, you shouldn’t be looking through Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition before dinner. But if you run a restaurant, that’s a good magazine to leave in the waiting area. 🙂

The Bikini Effect Makes Men Impulsive

By Robin Nixon, Special to LiveScience

posted: 10 June 2008 ET

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June 11, 2008 Posted by | behaviour, brain, decision making | , , , | Leave a comment