Usain Bolt just sounds like he should be fast, doesn't he? Your name can affect your standing at work, your success with the opposite sex - even where you choose to live. JV Chamary investigates nominative determinism.
It’s hard to forget some of Alfred Hitchcock's most exciting scenes, but a recent study has attempted to solve the mystery behind the best thriller movies and discover how high-suspense films affect the viewer’s brain.
Do you prefer relaxing to Norah Jones, or rocking out to the Sex Pistols? Your music taste may provide a window into the way you view the world, according to researchers at the University of Cambridge.