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New research explores the link between baby birthweight, length of pregnancy and future cognitive problems

A new study has explored the link between infant birthweight, gestational age and future cognitive problems.

Thu 31 Aug 2023, 16:38 | Tags: research, psychology, Sciences

How people feel about their sleep matters to their well-being, new research suggests

How people feel about their sleep has a greater impact on their well-being than what sleep-tracking technology says about their sleep quality, research led by the University of Warwick has found.

Fri 04 Aug 2023, 10:09 | Tags: research, psychology, sleep, wellbeing

NHS working conditions have steadily declined over the past decade according to new Warwick University study

NHS work-life balance has steadily deteriorated over the past decade, driving people away from healthcare, according to a new study by academics from the University of Warwick.

Thu 15 Jun 2023, 11:22 | Tags: Health, psychology

Chimpanzees combine calls to communicate new meaning

Similar to humans, chimpanzees combine vocalizations into larger communicatively meaningful structures.

Thu 04 May 2023, 10:23 | Tags: University of Warwick, research, psychology

Dizzy apes provide clues on human need for mind altering experiences

Great apes deliberately spin themselves in order make themselves dizzy, academics at the University of Warwick and the University of Birmingham have discovered. 

Tue 14 Mar 2023, 08:18 | Tags: research, psychology, primates

Orangutan communication sheds light on human speech origins

New research from The University of Warwick has revealed that orangutans, the most arboreal of the great apes, produce consonant-like calls more often and of greater variety than their African ground-dwelling cousins (gorillas, bonobos and chimpanzees).

Tue 20 Dec 2022, 16:00 | Tags: research, psychology, language

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