Richard Wiseman

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Name: Richard Wiseman
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 21 mins ago - 12 reports

What Sleep Positions Can Reveal About Relationships: Happy Couples Sleep An Inch Apart

Sleeping together with your partner is not just about sex or how much of the blanket and quilt you hog on the bed; it can be a silent signal of your satisfaction with your bed partner. Our body language when we sleep and the specific sleep positions we ... [Published Medical Daily - 21 mins ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

A confession: my husband and I sleep in separate beds

According to some perverts at the University of Hertfordshire who have spent the last few months watching 1,000 couples sleep (creepy!) my husband and I have a deeply unhappy relationship. The "study", which was published today as part of the Edinburgh ... [Published Telegraph - 5 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 2 reports

This Music Is Designed To Help You Relax And Sleep

Please enable JavaScript to watch this video. The right kind of music can soothe us into a perfect state of relaxation. Add this scientifically based, hour-long video to your nighttime playlist to get more sleep. The music is based on research done by ... [Published Lifehacker Australia - 10 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Who Are The Best Psychologists To Follow On Twitter?

Whether you’re interested in the latest scientific findings of the psychologist community or you just want to read about tips for living with better mental health, this list of the 30 most prominent psychologists on Twitter is a good one to keep your ... [Published Media Bistro - 17 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Mass participation experiment reveals how to create the perfect dream

Today psychologist Professor Richard Wiseman from the University of Hertfordshire announces the results of a two-year study into dream control. The experiment shows that it is now possible for people to create their perfect dream, and so wake up feeling ... [Published University of Hertfordshire - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

How To Train Your Brain For Better Dreams

There’s nothing quite like waking up after an incredibly lucid dream. Whether you were flying through the heavens, starring in your own action movie or making out with your secret crush, the lingering memory can put a spring in your step for the rest ... [Published Lifehacker Australia - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Professor Richard Wiseman reveals the secrets of sleep

Professor Wiseman knows the secrets to getting a good night’s sleep.We spend almost a third of our lives asleep, but it seems we still don’t get enough shuteye. Last week a new report revealed that the majority of us are getting less sleep than we ne ... [Published Sunday Post - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

This Is Why You're Not Funny: A Professor's Scientific Approach To Dissecting Humor

Making people laugh is not rocket science. It is (a kind of) science, though.Anyone who's ever wondered precisely why their joke did not land has a patron saint in professor Peter McGraw , who has plumbed the depths of human behavior to determine what ... [Published Fast Company - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 4 reports

Experiment Reveals How to Create the Perfect Dream

The results of a two-year study into dream control show that it is now possible for people to create their perfect dream and wake up feeling especially happy and refreshed.Dream:ON - the iPhone appIn 2010, psychologist Professor Richard Wiseman from the ... [Published Scientific Computing - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 10 reports

Gadget light causing sleep problems

More than nine out of 10 young people expose themselves to the blue light from smartphones and tablets, before bed, causing problems with sleep.A new survey also shows more than 28m people in the UK regularly get no more than seven hours sleep a nigh ... [Published BBC - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 2 reports

How to create the perfect dream

Posted by Editor on 30th March 2014 at 08:16 PM Psychologist Professor Richard Wiseman from the University of Hertfordshire has announced the results of a two-year study into dream control.The experiment shows that it is now possible for people to create ... [Published Salford Online - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 16 reports

How to create ‘the perfect dream’

Want to dream about this? The right soundscape may help. — AFP pic HERTFORDSHIRE, March 28 — Psychologist Richard Wiseman of the University of Hertfordshire announced the results of a two-year dream control study this week. Findings show it's entirely ... [Published Malay Mail - Mar 28 2014]

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"this is the first survey to examine couples' sleeping positions, and the results allow people to gain an insight into someone's personality and relationship by simply asking them about their favorite sleeping position" said Richard Wiseman, lead author of the study, and psychology professor at the University of Hertfordshire, according to Science Daily...
"one of the most important differences involved touching, with 94% of couples who spent the night in contact with one another were happy with their relationship, compared to just 68% of those that didn't touch" researcher Richard Wiseman said in a press release
...of the Edinburgh International Science Festival, found that couples who slept less than an inch apart were more satisfied than those who didn't. "one of the most important differences involved touching" said Professor Richard Wiseman, a psychologist who led the study...

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What Sleep Positions Can Reveal About Relations... [Published Medical Daily - 21 mins ago]
What Your Sleeping Position Says About Your Rel... [Published Time - 1 hour ago]
What Your Sleeping Position Says About Your Rel... [Published TIME.com - 1 hour ago]
Bedroom turf wars reveal secrets of relationships [Published Irish Times - 2 hours ago]
Couples who touch while sleeping happier [Published Peterborough Examiner - 2 hours ago]
What does the way you sleep say about your rela... [Published The Independent - 3 hours ago]
A confession: my husband and I sleep in separat... [Published Telegraph - 5 hours ago]
Happiest couples sleep less than an inch apart [Published Business Standard India - 6 hours ago]
Couples sleeping less than an inch apart are ha... [Published News Track India - 8 hours ago]
Research reveals what your sleeping position sa... [Published Medical Xpress - 9 hours ago]
This Music Is Designed To Help You Relax And Sleep [Published Lifehacker Australia - 10 hours ago]
Happiest couples sleep an inch apart [Published Telegraph - 17 hours ago]
Study examines couples' closeness [Published Wharfvalley - 17 hours ago]
Who Are The Best Psychologists To Follow On Twi... [Published Media Bistro - 17 hours ago]
How the position you sleep in with your partner... [Published Mail Online UK - 19 hours ago]
This Music Is Designed to Help You Relax and Sleep [Published Lifehacker - 21 hours ago]
Mass participation experiment reveals how to cr... [Published University of Hertfordshire - Apr 15 2014]
How To Train Your Brain For Better Dreams [Published Lifehacker Australia - Apr 14 2014]
APM announce sustained success for 2013/14 [Published Association for Project Management - Apr 10 2014]
Professor Richard Wiseman reveals the secrets o... [Published Sunday Post - Apr 10 2014]
Review: Canon PIXMA iX6850 Wi-Fi Office Printer [Published TechRadar.com - Apr 09 2014]
This Is Why You're Not Funny: A Professor's Sci... [Published Fast Company - Apr 09 2014]
Dream:ON App Lets You Control Your Dreams & Sle... [Published Lipstiq.com - Apr 08 2014]
Norman Wiseman [Published Sierra Vista Herald - Apr 08 2014]
The Worst Question to Ask Your Teenage Son [Published Huffington Post - Apr 07 2014]
Researchers warn of sleepless nights for smartp... [Published Cable.co.uk - Apr 07 2014]
Taking gadgets to bed can make you an insomniac [Published The Freepress Journal - Apr 07 2014]
Smartphones may be ruining the sleep of UK teen... [Published Grub4Life - Apr 07 2014]
Screens wreck our sleep [Published SmartPlanet - Apr 07 2014]
Are You Getting Enough Sleep? [Published Shesaid - Apr 07 2014]
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What Your Sleeping Position Says About Your Rel... [Published TIME.com - 1 hour ago]
According to a new study, spooning with your partner really does say something about your relationship. Researchers from the University of Hertfordshire surveyed 1,000 people and found that couples who maintained physical contact while they slept were ...
Trouble sleeping? Put the iPhone down [Published CNN.com - Video - Apr 04 2014]
CNN's Amara Walker speaks to sleep expert Richard Wiseman about why it's important to develop healthy sleeping habits. ...
App created 'the perfect dream': psychologist [Published The Daily Politics - NY Daily News Blogs - Mar 28 2014]
Psychologist Richard Wiseman of the University of Hertfordshire announced the results of a two-year dream control study this week.         ...
App created 'the perfect dream': psychologist [Published Mouth of the Potomac - NY Daily News Blogs - Mar 28 2014]
Psychologist Richard Wiseman of the University of Hertfordshire announced the results of a two-year dream control study this week.         ...
Mass participation experiment reveals how to cr... [Published CisionWire - English - Mar 27 2014]
Today psychologist Professor Richard Wiseman from the University of Hertfordshire announces the results of a two-year study into dream control. The experiment shows that it is now possible for people to create their perfect dream, and so wake up feeling ...
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