Can Some People See Colours You Can’t?

Can Some People See Colours You Can’t?

Have you ever wondered if everyone else sees colour the same way as you do? Can some people see colours you can’t? We are able to experience colour because we have three different types of cone photoreceptors in the eyes, which are all sensitive to different...
Why Study Psychology?

Why Study Psychology?

Psychology is both an interesting and challenging discipline which is very rewarding to study. There are so many reasons why you should study it – even if you don’t want to work in a psychology-related area. If you find it interesting, then choosing to do a degree in...
What Can I Do With a Psychology Degree?

What Can I Do With a Psychology Degree?

A degree in psychology opens the door to many different opportunities, both within the field and outside of it. After your degree, you could choose to take the route to become a psychologist of some kind. But, contrary to popular belief, getting a psychology degree...
10 Psychology Books Everyone Should Read

10 Psychology Books Everyone Should Read

The field of psychology covers a wide range of topics, from social psychology to neurology (disorders of the brain and nervous system). This is a list of 10 of the best psychology books, across the entire field, that we should all read. 1.  The Man Who Mistook His...
Are You One Person or Two?

Are You One Person or Two?

Would you believe me if I told you that the two halves of your brain know different things about the world: that they have different beliefs, abilities and even personalities? You may have heard the common misconception that logical people are ‘left brained’ and artsy...
3 Famous Psychology Experiments Everyone Should Know

3 Famous Psychology Experiments Everyone Should Know

Have you ever wondered why good people do bad things? Or why anyone would ignore someone in need of help? How about why anyone would conform to an extreme idea that they don’t agree with? Throughout the history of psychology, many experiments have attempted to answer...