Research finds that traumatic experiences can be passed on to future generations through genes. What does this suggest about the relationship between nature and nurture? This is truly groundbreaking and exciting stuff. Read the article here.
Researchers have grown a fully formed brain in a laboratory! Read all about it here.
Read the article in the link below. Then think about your answers to the questions below...
And click here for a must read article about the interpretation of the original Prison Study results.....
School trip to the movies coming up!
Philip Zimbardo (Yes, the Prison Study guy) has published a book arguing that boys are in danger of becoming addicted to porn and video games because they lack male role models and are bored at school. "Retreating into cyberspace" - what do you reckon?
Read about the psychology behind selfie sticks (and why they're so annoying) by clicking here. Fletcher did.
Mrs C and Mrs B
Psychology doesn't just happen in classrooms! Look at what's been going on in the real world.....