Group 6 Copy 511
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    U.S. adults see scientists as intelligent, but not always warm. This is a problem because people's perceptions of scientists' warmth influence their trust in scientific information. Could scientists be improving trust via social media? We will conduct experiments exploring whether scientists’ humanized Instagram posts influence viewers' perceptions of scientists' competence and warmth.

    Help us reach our stretch goal! New perk: $600 (USD) pledge = Custom #SciArt to communicate your research!

    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Promoting positive attitudes towards Nonbinary folx using a cooperative board game

    More than 77% of Trans and gender non-conforming respondents of the National Transgender Discrimination...

    Predicting and improving persistence during exposure-based therapy for OCD

    The efficacy of exposure-based therapies for obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is among the most well...

    Is Belongingness the Key to Increasing College Student Wellness and Success?

    Achievement and persistence of college students with disadvantaged backgrounds (e.g., low-income, first...

    Backer Badge Funded