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Research Shows Personality Differences Between Cat and Dog People

There really is a difference between “dog people” and “cat people,” according to new research from a University of Texas at Austin psychologist. Those who define themselves as “dog people” are more extraverted, more agreeable and more conscientious than self-described “cat people.” Fans of felines, on the other hand, are more neurotic but also more open than their canine-loving counterparts.

Facebook Profiles Capture True Personality, According to New Psychology Research

Online social networks such as Facebook are being used to express and communicate real personality, instead of an idealized virtual identity, according to new research from psychologist Sam Gosling at The University of Texas at Austin.

First Impressions Count When Making Personality Judgments, New Research Shows

First impressions do matter when it comes to communicating personality through appearance, according to new research by psychologists Laura Naumann of Sonoma State University and Sam Gosling of The University of Texas at Austin.