Michael Blastland asks if finding something disgusting influences moral judgement.
Can we control our behaviour?
Michael Blastland explores human foibles. Can we really control our own behaviour?
The stories we use
Michael Blastland explores the stories we use to explain our world to ourselves.
What is fairness?
What is fairness and are we naturally fair to each other? Michael Blastland investigates.
The psychology of negotiation
Every day we complete a myriad of tiny negotiations, only noticing when they go wrong.
Michael Blastland invites us to discover the way people think, behave and make decisions.
Choose your battles carefully.
Michael Blastland explores how what we do with our bodies can influence our thoughts.
The power of repetition. The power of repetition.
Michael Blastland and the team explore the psychology of thinking that things get worse.
Michael and the Zoo team put the 'I knew it all along' effect under the microscope.
Michael Blastland and the Zoo team explore information avoidance and denial.
Changing One's Mind
Michael Blastland and the Zoo team look ahead to the general election.
Michael Blastland unravels how human psychology shapes the way we vote.
Morals and Norms
How do we know about the unwritten rules that govern us? Michael Blastland investigates.
The Improvising Mind
Michael considers whether we often just make up what we think on the spot.
Is what is expected of us as citizens psychologically absurd?
A Word of Advice
Michael Blastland explores how we react to advice.
The Tide Is With Us
Michael Blastland on why so many think other people share their beliefs and choices.
Michael Blastland examines the psychology of us and them and perceptions of 'the other'.
The Lives of Things
Michael Blastland on why people treat objects and other entities as if they are alive.
The Strangeness of Tradition
Michael Blastland examines current events through the lens of psychology.
As a matter of fact...
Michael Blastland look at facts and the EU referendum.
Short Cuts to the Simple Life
Michael Blastland explores how humans think, behave and make decisions.
That Post-Referendum Feeling
Michael Blastland explores the quirky ways in which we think, behave and make decisions.
Trust me... I'm an expert
Democracy and the Wisdom of Crowds
Michael Blastland looks at current events through the lens of psychology.
News of an Atrocity: The Psychology of Rare Events
The Olympics: Why We're Hardwired To Watch
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Massaging Waygu Cattle on Wiltshire’s first Waygu beef farm.
Dr Karl answers your questions, including how junk food can affect your weight.
20/06/19 - Tree planting, the Royal Highland Show, beef emissions and farm safety
Are tree planting targets missing the point?
Helen Needham goes on a seashore foray with professional forager and writer John Wright.
Finding edible goodies on a beach in East Lothian.