Research suggests that political affiliation may be the result of something deeper than conscious identification with an ideology.
A doctoral student in computer engineering finds security flaws in an RFID chip commonly used in subway passes.
A study by University psychologists suggests that fear of certain animals may be innate in humans.
UVA scientists led by Professor Pamela M. Norris research aerogels, solids that are 98 percent air.
Professor Jennifer Geddes analyzes the use of the word "evil" in a forthcoming book.
The Implicit Association Test, developed by a team including UVA psychology professor Brian Nosek, shows the influence of unconscious attitudes on behavior.