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The Psychology of Petville

I was musing yesterday that Petville is a fascinating game from a psychological point of view.  For the uninitiated, the game on Facebook effectively means you create a virtual pet.  It lives in a virtual house.  You earn money through … Continue reading

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Daily Horror-scope

I like astrology.  I used to be very into it at one point (can even do birth charts, etc) and find the concept of divining the future or gaining insight into someone’s personality from the alignment of stars in the sky fascinating.  … Continue reading

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Psychology and Petville

So, yay for me.  My second assignment came back and I got a wonderful 88%.  I’m a very happy bunny. 🙂 And yes, it was the experiment where I stumbled as I predicted.  Which is a little worrying given that … Continue reading

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Social Networking

I’ve just spent a good hour wandering around and updating my profiles on the social networking sites I belong to – LinkedIn, Facebook and Friends Reunited (links added to my About Rachel page). It’s amazing how social networking has taken … Continue reading

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