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Podcast by Midnight Conversations

    Episode 50 - The Science Of Hugging And Stress

    Episode 50 - The Science Of Hugging And Stress

    Dreisoerner, A., Junker, N. M., Schlotz, W., Heimrich, J., Bloemeke, S., Ditzen, B., & van Dick, R. (2021). Self-soothing touch and being hugged reduce cortisol responses to stress: A randomized controlled trial on stress, physical touch, and social identity. Comprehensive Psychoneuroendocrinology, 8, 100091.

    • 26 min
    Episode 49 - The Science Of Physical Activity Monitors

    Episode 49 - The Science Of Physical Activity Monitors

    Larsen, R. T., Wagner, V., Korfitsen, C. B., Keller, C., Juhl, C. B., Langberg, H., & Christensen, J. (2022). Effectiveness of physical activity monitors in adults: systematic review and meta-analysis. bmj, 376.

    • 26 min
    Episode 48 - The Science Of Visualisation

    Episode 48 - The Science Of Visualisation

    Milton, F., Fulford, J., Dance, C., Gaddum, J., Heuerman-Williamson, B., Jones, K., ... & Zeman, A. (2021). Behavioral and neural signatures of visual imagery vividness extremes: aphantasia versus hyperphantasia. Cerebral cortex communications, 2(2), tgab035.

    • 25 min
    Episode 47 - The Science Of Minimalist Shoes

    Episode 47 - The Science Of Minimalist Shoes

    Fuller, J. T., Thewlis, D., Buckley, J. D., Brown, N. A., Hamill, J., & Tsiros, M. D. (2017). Body mass and weekly training distance influence the pain and injuries experienced by runners using minimalist shoes: a randomized controlled trial. The American journal of sports medicine, 45(5), 1162-1170.

    • 23 min
    Episode 46 - The Science of Metabolism

    Episode 46 - The Science of Metabolism

    Pontzer, H., Yamada, Y., Sagayama, H., Ainslie, P. N., Andersen, L. F., Anderson, L. J., ... & IAEA DLW Database Consortium §. (2021). Daily energy expenditure through the human life course. Science, 373(6556), 808-812.

    • 23 min
    Episode 45 - The Science Of Belief In Conspiracy Theories And Covid - 19

    Episode 45 - The Science Of Belief In Conspiracy Theories And Covid - 19

    Banai, I. P., Banai, B., & Mikloušić, I. (2021). Beliefs in COVID-19 conspiracy theories, compliance with the preventive measures, and trust in government medical officials. Current Psychology, 1-11.

    • 26 min

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